General Advice 
  • What is Good Writing?
  • Audience & Purpose
  • Organization 
  • Lucidity & Simplicity
  • Care & Imagination 
  • Conventions of Writing 

  • The Process of Writing 
  • Composing Outside the Classroom
  • Writing Essay Exams 
    The Forms of Writing
  • Formal & Informal Writing 
  • Grammar & Usage
  • Common Composition Errors
  • Myths 
    Research and Writing 
    Writing in a Discipline 
    Key to Marking Symbols 
    Guide to THE GUIDE 
    Links to other writing sites 
    Geneseo Writing Learning Center
  • The Guide 

     An Online Writing Guide 
    produced for students and faculty at the  
    State University of New York 
    College at Geneseo 
    1 College Circle 
    Geneseo, NY 14454 

     This site was conceived and constructed by  
    Professors Paul Schacht and Celia Easton
    Please contact them to make corrections, additions, or suggestions. 
    All text of The Guide Copyright © 1999 Paul Schacht and Celia A. Easton