Exclamation point abuse

Exclamation Point Abuse: Most people don’t think about it. But below you can see the tragic impact of it. This writer needs your help. Won’t you contribute to the Writers Talk Fund for the Overly Excited and help us rid the world of exclamation point abuse?

[actual email received at Writers Talk HQ]

Hi Folks!

Author XX is one of the most respected historians and journalists writing today!! He was Editor at YY. You may know him from his frequent appearances as a commentator on TV and radio. Or you may recognize his name as the bestselling author of works such as ZZZ!!

XX has an important new book out that provides a vivid & compelling inside view of AA in a way never seen before! It’s a perfect feature to all your coverage!

XX is sparking reconsideration of AA!! And shows AA!

Please let me know if you’d like to book an interview!!

Thanks,

Publicist

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