Archives

Laura Moyer is a compulsive copy editor who reads the AP Stylebook for fun.

The Red Pen archives:

We keep trying


An answer, and a red pen contest snafu


Feeling sharp? A red pen contest.


What readers notice–part 1 of an infinite number of parts


Not the same guy


I just missed it


Things copy editors know


One for the octopus


Is it Ferry Farm or Ferry Farms?


Careen or career? The copy editor got it right


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