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May 31, 2015

The Passing of William Zinsser

Filed under: Uncategorized — ashedit @ 11:06 am


A great man and exemplary teacher, WILLIAM ZINSSER, left us one week ago.  The New York Times and many others honored his life upon receiving news of his passing. Mr. Zinsser’s book, ON WRITING WELL, is considered a classic on the craft.




  1. Sorry to hear this. He wrote my favorite book on nonfiction.

    Comment by charlesgramlich — June 1, 2015 @ 7:37 am

  2. Another fine gentleman passes on. Sorry to hear it.

    Comment by Oscar Case — June 5, 2015 @ 11:22 am

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