Style Manual & Writers Guide for Intelligence Publications

I’m not sure what gets into me, sometimes. I was browsing around The Internets and noticed that the DI Style Manual, the CIA’s guide to excruciatingly precise writing, has been made available by the legal nonprofit National Security Counselors, following a Freedom of Information Act* request. So I OCR-scanned it …

Ball of Fun

I found this posted on the blog of a non-native English speaker, so I am not making fun of him/her. I am rolling because h/she is getting many offers to become a tech writer!  Here’s a sample: I started getting lots of job offer from big companies for Technical Writer …

Fun with Careerbuilder

I am reliably informed by an email I received via Careerbuilder that I am “perfectly fit” for a position as a warehouse associate. As I have always aspired to be a warehouse associate, I read on. I was really excited because there didn’t seem to be any impediment: I’m a …