Between the End and the BeginningPosted: October 21, 2015
Today’s Daily Prompt:
We all have strange relationships with punctuation — do you overuse exclamation marks? Do you avoid semicolons like the plague? What type of punctuation could you never live without? Tell us all about your punctuation quirks!
I love semicolons. I do. They’re so useful and unobtrusive. They make a sentence more itself without adding bulk. They help the story flow without disruption.
But the poor things are so abused; how many people even use semicolons properly anymore?
Not nearly enough.