RE: National Memo Day

by • May 20, 2014
memo, National Memo Day, Grammarly, business writing

A memorandum, or memo, is the name for a particularly annoying type of communication, largely used in business to tell recipients, “I told you so.” The term has a storied history in business communication, from the mundane (listing types of items that may be purchased from petty… MORE →

Happily Ever After, or Not

by • May 01, 2014
Pied Piper, Mother Goose Day, fairy tale, writing, Grammarly

May 1 is Mother Goose Day, established in 1987 by Gloria T. Delamar upon the publication of her book, Mother Goose; From Nursery to Literature. The day is a time for reflecting on fairy tales, acting them out, making and wearing Mother Goose costumes, or reading fairy… MORE →