Writing Pet Peeves
The word ‘pet peeves’ implies that these peeves are something we like to ‘pet’. We keep coming back to them because they really, really, I mean REALLY, irritate us. Have you ever wondered why you chose your particular pet peeves? What makes you want to ‘pet’ them and hang on to them? Do you recognize that the problem is likely your hang-up, and not a problem to most others? How do pet peeves effect our writing? How do pet peeves keep us from appreciating those who commit these acts of treason? What are your writing pet peeves and why do you have them? How do you feel when you see them?
I have them, but we will save that for another post. This post will possible include some of your comments here, so have at it: