F.-Scott-Fitzgeral

Su corazón se hallaba en constante y turbulenta agitación, temperamento creador, tenía un don para saber esperar y, sobre todo, una romántica presteza; era la suya una de esas raras sonrisas, con una calidad de eterna confianza, de esas que en toda la vida no se encuentran más que cuatro o cinco veces.
—  El gran Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Dash It All
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I have come upon the realization I lean towards dashes instead of semi-colons–really, I do. My students upon the first introduction to Emily Dickinson notice her use of those extra big hyphens. Hey–if it’s good enough for Em–dash it all, it can’t be all wrong.

On reflection, perhaps I overindulge in my penchant for dashes–or maybe not? In my desire to correctly use them, I turned to the Internet…

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