Editor Geeks

The assistant editor snickers into her keyboard and sneaks a look at her editor.

The editor who is busy writing takes a moment to check her email. In her Inbox is a new email from the assistant. What’s this? It’s not a question about a draft…

The assistant turns around in her chair to look at the editor. “Did you get my email?”

“Not yet. I haven’t had a chance to look.” The editor smiles. “I’ll look right now though.”

A moment of expectant silence.

The editor laughs. “That’s perfect! You’re right, we are geeks.”

The email consists of two lines:

You’re like a dictionary, you add meaning to my life!

Cuz we’re geeks.

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About azhwi

An editing student, graduated Feb 2012. An avid fan of video games, fanfiction, anime, writing, and the serial comma.
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2 Responses to Editor Geeks

  1. Nancy Tinari says:

    Hey Jo, just wanted to congratulate you on getting your blog up. I’ll look at some of your stories when I’m not at work.

    I got in trouble at work for being too picky about commas. And I thought I was supposed to be editing!

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