To write a letter to the editor, choose a topic and publication, review the guidelines, start with a proper heading, and keep the letter short and focused. Proofread your letter, and submit it via email. More » Education Writing

Letters from the editor vary in subject matter and purpose, but they are generally an open letter written by the editor of a publication. The purpose is usually to address a given topic with the publication's readership. More » Art & Literature Literature Magazines & Newspapers

A letter to the editor can protest actions taken by government or a local organization, such as a library's decision to curtail its hours. Such letters can mobilize supporters of a cause or bring public attention to a pe... More » Education Writing
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A friendly letter consists of five parts: the heading, the greeting, the body of the letter, the closing and the signature, according to English Plus. A friendly letter is also called a personal letter. More » Education Writing