One space or two? One space or two? This is a question many writers go through within their career. To do as you’ve always done, and include two spaces after each sentence-finalizing punctuation (a teaching practice that baffles me to this day), or join the modern world and stick to one single space – which is the answer? But more importantly comes the decision to be right, or to purposefully be wrong (the second space).
When I first read this article – a groundbreaking blog on the sheer foolishness of two spaces – I too was a guilty party. In fact, I was somewhat angry Farhad, the writer, was so bluntly rude about it. But the more I wrote, the more one space made sense (and the more people I saw doing it)...Read More