E.B. White

Hang On To Hope – A Letter By E.B. White

11 July is the anniversary of E.B. White's birthday. The American writer was the co-author of the English language style guide, The Elements of Style, which is known as 'Strunk & White'. He also wrote books for children, including Charlotte’s Web, Stuart Little and The…

Literary Birthday – 11 July – E.B. White

E. B. White was born 11 July 1899, and died 1 October 1985 10 Quotes I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. I’ve never had…

On Writing: E.B. White

E.B. White on Writing with Style In the final chapter of The Elements of Style, White presented 21 ‘suggestions and cautionary hints’ to help writers develop an effective style. He prefaced those hints with this warning: Young writers often suppose that style is a garnish for…

10 Elements Of Writing Style – For Bloggers

Writers and editors love The Elements of Style, a popular, compact writing style guide. Writers often include it in their lists of favourite books on writing. [My Top 12 Books On Writing] It includes eight "elementary rules of usage", ten "elementary principles of composition", "a…

Where Writers Write – E.B. White

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war. ~E.B. White E.B. White is the author of Charlotte’s Web and Stuart Little. He is pictured here writing in his boathouse, Allen Cove, Maine. Read more about E.B. White Source for Image
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