• creative life

    Does grammar matter anymore? Does it matter online?

    Yes. Of course, grammar matters online. Why? As a self-professed grammar nerd, I say that not only because I adore the structure of grammar (I desperately need creative constraints when I’m writing, and the rules of grammar provide that… but that’s another post for another day) but because grammar helps your readers, well,¬†read. I’m not one to advocate strict adherence to every fussy rule in the style book. Voice matters, and sometimes your voice requires you to know the rules and then let ’em go. <— see that ’em there? Letting a rule go, yo! However, your readers need to understand the intent of your work. You need to convey…