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Andrew Craig spent 22 years as a broadcast journalist at the BBC World Service. He's also worked as a postman, factory labourer, pen salesman, civil servant, van driver, artist's model, film extra and paragliding instructor. The writers that he most admires include Jane Austen, Peter Fleming and Prince - for using "whomever" correctly in Nothing Compares 2 U.

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Things that I've edited include: a book about paragliding; a report on safety in the oil industry; a website for expatriates in Paris changing careers; and a quiz for the BBC website.

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“Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very;' your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.” 
― Mark Twain