Writing & Editing A quick primer on hyphens Hyphenation perplexes many people, even seasoned writers and editors. Here’s some help to take away the guesswork. By Rob Reinalda@word_czarFeb. 3, 2014 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.