i avoid prepositions

I was sitting here wrangling a sentence into complacency when I remembered a conversation (can’t remember about what) on Shocklines wherein someone said, “I avoid prepositions,” whenever he’s writing for publication. Huh? It struck me when the person said it as a “Quoi?” moment, and has done so again just now. Of course I can’t remember who said, either, so don’t ask. But yeah. Just how would one go about writing without ever employing prepositions? Maybe the dude was just being facetious, but…


Author: Mari Adkins

Appalachian gothic fiction writer - my works reflect a love of literature flavored by the darkness and magic residing in these ancient mountains. In my spare time, I'm a Simmer, I tumbl, I journal, but I always have a very strange sense of humor. I have lived away from the mountains and lived deep in the mountains. I currently live in Central Kentucky with my lifepartner and his cat. The mountains, their culture, their superstitions, their particular magics, will always be in my blood.