Percival Everett on Trump, fear, reading, and writing

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

This is a very good quote on the power of reading anything.

David Foster Wallace on writers: recommendations and advice

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

His words on other writers, recommending people like Hustvedt, DeLillo, Pynchon and Updike. Plus some advice to young writers.

My dad wrote a porno

Saturday, September 24th, 2016

You have to hear this, I’m telling you.

Reading low-complexity stuff makes you write as though you’re intellectually disabled

Monday, June 13th, 2016

A study found students who consume primarily digital content (such as Reddit and Buzzfeed) had the lowest writing complexity scores, while those who often read literature and academic journals had the highest levels of writing complexity. Also, writing by hand is the shit in a variety of ways.

Why writing by hand still matters

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Should you still care about learning handwriting when little? Yeah, bitch, you should.