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Profanity in Writing

When It Comes to Crime Novels and Profanity I Say WTF (Why The Fuss)?

Christina Larmer | Posted 06.24.2015 | Books
Christina Larmer

I write crime novels for a living and every now and then I get an irate review on Amazon or Apple from a reader outraged by the presence of offensive ...

Summer Reading Assignment Stirs Up Controversy At Tennessee STEM School

Posted 08.15.2012 | Education

The parents of a 14-year-old rising freshman at Hardin Valley Academy in Tennessee have taken issue with their son and his 450 classmates in the STEM ...

Nice Girls Don't: My Language, What It Says About Me -- And What It Doesn't

Vicki Abelson | Posted 12.09.2011 | Women
Vicki Abelson

Until a few years ago, I don't think I'd ever written a curse word on a public forum. Then I thought, to hell with that.