The Petty Writing Mistake That Drives Me Nuts

For no good reason, and I know I’m wrong to care, but I do, and so I looked for company

Edith Zimmerman
Apr 26, 2019 · 6 min read
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Earlier this week, I was reading a tweet from a writer I admire (the new “I was enjoying a novel”?), and she ended it with a parenthetical that should have had the period outside the close parenthesis (like this). But instead, it ended like…