Just a short quote from William Germano’s “Point of View” on page B20 of the April 22, 2005 Chronicle of Higher Education:
(I find it unsurprisingly easy to view the weaknesses in my own writing as being part of my style.)
Boy, can I identify with that parenthetical comment. (The column’s about passive writing among academics. Worth reading.)
By the way, the title above was a slip of the fingers, but I think I’m going to leave it.