Tag: Writing

52 Results

| October 11, 2013

pay the writer?

Philip Hensher has a point: Frustration spilled out on Facebook after a University of Cambridge professor of modern...

| June 8, 2011

advice for writers (2)

While I’m being negative about the advice that some writers give: I also think some of the writers consulted are...

| June 7, 2011

advice for writers (1)

Say, here are “Practical Tips on Writing a Book from 22 Brilliant Authors”. Some good advice may be found there;...

| December 23, 2010

decision time

Here’s a fascinating little essay by Cory Doctorow on . . . well, it’s complicated. He’s explaining why he’s...

| October 27, 2010

amplified authorship

Chris Meade writes — and please forgive the length of the quotation — The amplified author doesn’t wait for a...

| July 16, 2010

slow reading

I hate it when this happens: I recently sent off the O-Lord-I-hope-it’s-finished manuscript of my book on reading...