How to Choose the Right Path When There are SO MANY POSSIBILITIES

[This post was originally written for puttylike.com] To my great surprise, I’ve written two books. The first was non-fiction, and I spent the entire process worrying about making factual errors. I checked and rechecked (and rechecked) everything obsessively. At the very least, I wanted to be able to honestly say that I’d done my best […]

How to Write a Great Non-Fiction Book, Probably

Instead of my usual musing about anxiety & brains & life & things, today I’m going to answer some questions I got sent about how to write a book. Specifically, my correspondent wanted to know how to write a great non-fiction book. Before you say it… god knows why they came to me. I certainly […]

The Awards: Or How I Review My Year

[ORIGINALLY POSTED December 2015.] [UPDATED January 2017 and January 2018 with a few new awards.] I’m legitimately shocked. I just wondered how far back my annual tradition for reviewing the year with awards went, so I looked it up… And it turns out I’ve been handing out yearly awards since 2003. TWO THOUSAND AND THREE! […]