Writing Advice from Famous Authors: John Hodgman

John Hodgkin Writing Advice

This is post 5 of 7 in the series “Writing Advice from Famous Authors”   Our next installment of Writing Advice from Famous Authors comes from the smart, witty, and hilarious John Hodgman. You may have seen Hodgman’s work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart or heard his very funny podcast Judge John Hodgman. If you haven’t, then […]

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Writing Advice from Famous Authors: Christopher Hitchens

Christopher Hitchens

This is post 3 of 7 in the series “Writing Advice from Famous Authors”   Let’s dive into our third edition of Writing Advice from Famous Authors. I have been impressed by how well received the first two informal installments of this series were, so we’re going to formalize it (sort of) and make it a […]

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Writing Advice from Famous Authors: Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan Writing Advice

This is post 2 of 7 in the series “Writing Advice from Famous Authors”   Recently I posted writing advice from Ta-Nehisi Coates, a video which was shot for the Atlantic. This was very well received and people seemed to particular enjoy my additional commentary to the advice. This has inspired me to do this more often. […]

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Writing Advice from Famous Authors: Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ta-Nehisi Coates writing advice

This is post 1 of 7 in the series “Writing Advice from Famous Authors” I enjoy much of the writing I’ve seen from Ta-Nehisi Coates. It is thoughtful, challenging, and always well-researched. I enjoyed The Case for Reparations in the June 2014 issue of The Atlantic. I enjoyed his 2015 #1 Bestseller Between the World and Me. I […]

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