Yes! It is exceedingly annoying in Facebook group when someone says they have read my article and in the same breath asks me to read theirs. I want them to read my piece because they're interested, which is the same reason I will read their piece.

Editor of WALK WITH US: How the West Wing Changed Our Lives; author of the novel UNSCRIPTED and of CONQUERING BABEL: a Practical Guide to Learning a Language.

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