[Book Review] On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft

The world is comprised of stories. Some are good, some bad. Most are poorly told, others are exceptionally told. Not to get totally meta on you, but there is always a story behind the story. Something that motivated and guided its conception and creation. Where does all of this come from? How do we, as writers, understand and extract these tales and make them into something extraordinary? Here’s how… Continue reading

[Book Review] Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content

If you intend to write a book about writing, you certainly must practice what you preach. And if you intend to break the rules (like starting a sentence with the word and,) you must preach that it’s okay to do so.

If Ann Handley is the preacher, then consider Everybody Writes the Sermon on the Content Mount. After reading this book (twice,) I’ve become a converted follower, and here’s why: Continue reading