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No, it is for works that don't strictly fit into other categories.Look, Miscellaneous is for "unfinished works" which Gwendy's Button Box is not and The Plant is. Gwendy's Button box is a complete novella (sold as a novel)
In the country we might say "the squeaky wheel gets the grease".and just maybe:
scrupulous, precise, exact, perfectionist, punctilious, meticulous, fussy, fastidious, finicky;
Okay - I'll admit it - I had to look it up!
SorryIn the country we might say "the squeaky wheel gets the grease".
These three syllable examples were hurting my head Neesy.
Oh I know most of them. Might can even spell em in a pinch.Sorry
Them's 10 dollar words I guess
p.s. Still have not read Gwendy's Button Box but I will go pick up End of Watch (large type printing) at the library soon
Not to be too nit picky, but I think the correct word is "then", not "than"...... entirely different meanings, and all
I honestly did have to look up pedantic - that's what I like about this site - always learning new things!Oh I know most of them. Might can even spell em in a pinch.
Just don't use them in conversation often...
Unless I have on my $10 suit.