To Resolve, or Not to Resolve…

Newsletter 006, January 14, 2022 Hi — About the image above: I was acting in British period plays as early as high school, and Shakespeare has always been one of my favorites. So, when my wife and I had a chance to go to England for a vacation in 2010, one of the places at …

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Allegedly About the Words “Alleged” and “Allegedly”

Picture of Michael at a NaNoWriMo event

I have a few pet peeves regarding language. One is that I think the word “allegedly” is often misused. If you pay attention to news broadcasts, you have probably noticed the constant use of the words “alleged” and “allegedly” in describing persons who have done something, most often associated with a crime. I’m not trying …

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