Writing – simple and beautiful, or impenetrable sludge?

This article features a distinguished-looking English bloke with 70 (!), years in the writing game. Sir Harold Evans, journalist and publisher, has a point (oddly) – good writing is still very important, in fact, clarity in communication of any form is critical. I have been writing professionally for a mere 30 years and have seen many examples of ambiguity leading to misunderstandings or conflict.

A great quote from the article ” Sir Harold is terminally frustrated that writing, an art form that can be so simple and beautiful, can so easily be turned into impenetrable sludge.” Click on the link:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-10-28/does-writing-still-matter-in-the-digital-age/9091716

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Richard Musgrove

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