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October 13, 2019
LEX has a brand new calendar for 2020. The backgrounds and graphics are all shiny. Gold, silver, copper, jewel tones ...
Phonics and Other Phour-Letter Words
September 4, 2019
One of the ways that my understanding is a life-changing improvement over phonics is that I can prove that there ...
July 30, 2019
My Symposium in the Pines ended ten days ago; my last guests departed the next day. Since then, I've ordered ...
May 30, 2019
The following lies, which I have corrected below, are from a single table (4.2) on a single page (84) in ...
May 15, 2019
Well, the International Dyslexia Association has done it AGAIN: They've published a flagship article on morphology in their periodical, Perspectives, ...
Going with the Flow
May 13, 2019
A few weeks ago, one of my wonderful clients asked me for some help in moving her practice from OG ...
There’s no ‘I’ in Team
May 9, 2019
"When two vowels go walking, the first one does the balking!" Vowels don't walk, and vowels don't talk. Chalk it ...
In the Neighborhood
May 1, 2019
This past weekend I heard from Emerson Dickman, Esq., a Dyslexia Industry lawyer whose lovely and competent wife, Georgette, was ...
OG, SWI, and Other Acronyms
April 22, 2019
Five and a half years ago, the IDA asked me to write an article about Orton-Gillingham and Structured Word Inquiry ...
Symposium in the Pines
January 6, 2019
I posted this yesterday on my Facebook page, and I already have 5 deposits. I expect that 15 participants will ...
December 18, 2018
Douglas Harper and I began our joint work in 2013 with our first Etymology! conference in greater Philadelphia. That first ...
I Can Help You Do Grammar!
December 16, 2018
One of the most misunderstood and misrepresented concepts in the study of PDE (Present-Day English) is verbal constructions, especially auxiliary ...