George Orwell

George Orwell's Brilliant Guide to Writing Well
September 16, 2014 2:02 PM

Step One: Eliminate every cliche from your vocabulary.

English Writing and Total War
January 01, 1970

How the Blitz is changing our culture.

Politics and the English Language
June 17, 1946

Modern English, especially written English, is full of bad habits which spread by imitation and which can be avoided if one is willing to take the nec

English Writing in Total War
July 14, 1941

At a time when paper is scarce and the younger writers are mostly in battledress, it is not easy to be sure what is happening, but I think one can saf