Tagged: writing

No One Likes a Grammar Snob

Be careful when you ask for writing advice. Some people want to do it the right way—determine what you want to say and to whom, and help you do so. But some only want...

How to Make Your Writing Real

In this day and age, substance matters. What you say must be meaningful to the people you’re trying to attract…. Continue Reading The post How to Make Your Writing Real appeared first on Copyblogger....

I’m Author Sarah Pinsker, and This Is How I Work

There are many Sarah Pinskers from many alternate universes. They’ve gathered for SarahCon, a convention held by scientist Sarah Pinsker. And one of the Sarahs has murdered another. That’s the premise of “And Then...

How to Write Like the Whistleblower

This is not normal: A government employee wrote a good memo. Harvard College Writing Center director Jane Rosenzweig praises the nine-page whistleblower complaint against the Trump administration in a New York Times op-ed, listing...

How to Craft a Perfect Email

There’s a thing kids do when they write letters or essays. They write “Oh, and…” as if the reader were receiving their words in real time. They don’t know how to hide their stream...

Tips for Building a Great Brand Image Through Blogging

Many aspiring entrepreneurs think of blogging as more of an entertainment than a tool for increasing sales and generating website traffic. When launching an online store, businesses mainly focus on product and category descriptions,...

How and Why to Start Journaling

Some of the most influential people in history kept detailed journals of their lives, including Charles Darwin, Marie Curie, Thomas Edison and Frida Kahlo. Those journals served two purposes: a permanent record for posterity...

7 Steps to Grow a Blog Post

Sometimes it seems like writers are magicians, because we have the power to create something out of nothing. An important… Continue Reading The post 7 Steps to Grow a Blog Post appeared first on...