August 2012

We Say Goodbye to ...

Several committee members stepped down at the AGM. We say fond farewells to newsletter co-editor Kirsten Rawlings, and our newsletter proofreader Nonie Sadler; our website manager Irina Fainberg; and our immediate past president Melanie Dankel.

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New Honorary Life Members

Editors Victoria would like to congratulate retiring co-presidents Liz Steele and Rosemary Noble who were inducted into the Honorary Life Member hall of fame at the 2012 AGM. Each had served previous terms as president of the society.

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Typos & Funnies of the Month

FEMALE UNISEX

femaleunisex

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Style Counsel

This month, we actually have style advice for you.

We all use Word styles for quick and consistent formatting of our copy. We all also, it is to be hoped, always click 'clear formatting' in the styles task pane list (CTRL + SHIFT + ALT + S to toggle) before styling our text.

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Dear Ed ...

Dear Ed

How come no-one writes poems about editors?

Yours respectfully,

Lilith of Upwey

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