Tag Archives: Writers Resources

What is an argument and how do you make it?

As a lazy person, I don’t like¬†answering the same questions in every class I teach. And while there are great introductions to academic writing, it is really hard to convince students to read books on writing, when they are busy … Continue reading

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A simple trick to finally write your thesis, novel, or political manifesto for world domination

The scariest thing in the world is a blank page. That’s not actually true, off the top of my head, I find child soldiers and bone cancer to be much, much scarier. But it’s one of those things people who … Continue reading

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Procrastination for Pros

Most people are familiar with the realization that the thing you said you’d do everyday, or at least three times a week, hasn’t been done in the last two months. It began with “I can’t do it today, I’ll do … Continue reading

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