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The Problem with Writing: The Myanmar Syndrome–Part I

Visualize a wall of water 250 feet high, light green, frothing at the top, speeding right at you. That’s what struck on December 26, 2004, when a series of deadly tsunamis hit Southeast Asia, killing 225,000 people in eleven countries. But one nation of people in the direct path of the tsunamis weren’t harmed at […]

Rhetoric Not Credible, Says Expert – NewView Options Provides Creative Alternative to Obsolete Rhetoric

Aristotle’s Rhetoric was based on weak premises, and it is not even the Rhetoric historically taught in classrooms. Writing is creative, and Rhetoric makes no provision for creativity. On the other hand, the NewView system provided by NewView Options does offer a strong framework for creativity. Provo, UT – February 6, 2010 (PressReleasePivot) — Bill […]

Rhetoric Followers Want “New Rhetoric” – NewView Options Provides the “Rhetoric of Newness”

Many major scholars of Rhetoric have been calling for a “New Rhetoric” for years because Rhetoric hasn’t panned out well, especially as applied to writing. NewView Options claims to have created an effective “Rhetoric of Newness” to replace the old, ineffective Rhetoric of forms handed down from ancient Greece. Provo, UT – January 26, 2010 […]

Rhetoric at Fault in Writing Crisis in US Public Schools, Claims Author of ‘Secret DNA’ E-Book on Writing

There’s a crisis in US public school writing because Rhetoric emphasizes parts, not the whole, says author Bill Drew. Instead of paying attention to Rhetoric, modern writing teachers should have paid attention to Michel de Montaigne, the Father of the Essay. Provo, UT – January 14, 2010 (PressReleasePivot) — Bill Drew, author of a successful […]

Crisis in Essay Writing in US ‘Solved’ by New e-Book, The Secret DNA of Writing Essays-And Everything Else

New e-book claims that only forms of writing are now taught in schools, not the importance of newness of content. NewView Options offers its new book and new software to help students write far better. Provo, UT – January 12, 2010 (PressReleasePoint) — The head of NewView Options, Bill Drew, makes a rather disturbing claim. […]

NewView Writing Concept Highlighted in New E-book and Software from NewView Options, Helping Writers to Write Better

The College Board says there’s a crisis in teaching writing to high school students. NewView Options offers its new book and its new software to help students write better than ever before. Provo, UT – December 31, 2009 (PressReleasePivot) — The College Board says there’s a crisis in teaching writing to high school students. To […]