RE: The New Communication (was Formality going Bye, Bye)

Subject: RE: The New Communication (was Formality going Bye, Bye)
From: Collin T <tutivillus -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2006 12:27:32 -0700

I am so glad that someone else posted this.

I am also a hack. My daughter calls me a "typer".

We do educate through our words, and we are all writers. But Gene has
an excellent point.

We write with an agenda.

-Collin Turner

>I don't think of myself as an educator, or as someone whose
>mission is either to promote, preserve or overturn the state
>of the English language. I am, quite frankly, a hack. My
>goal is to create documents that will either persuade paying
>customers to buy the products I am writing about or to be
>sufficientlt happy about having already bought them that
>they'll come back for more. I am more than happy to adjust
>my writing style and document designs to whatever a marketing
>analysis of our target market determines will best accomplish
>that goal.
>Gene Kim-Eng

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