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December 23, 2014, Leave a Comment

If you want to become a better writer, most successful authors will tell you to start by reading.

How do you avoid dissertation pitfalls?

Common Pitfalls of Dissertation Writing

November 11, 2014, Leave a Comment

Here are some of the common pitfalls for writing a dissertation, and some ideas for how to avoid them.

What do you need in your workspace?

Designing Your Writing Habitat

November 3, 2014, Leave a Comment

Successful writers and academics tend to have at least one thing in common: they know what they need to get a writing project done

Do you brainstorm throughout a project?

Brainstorming for Beginners

June 9, 2014, Leave a Comment

It’s summertime again, and for me that means teaching an accelerated research writing course. I’ve been teaching research and writing skills t ...

  • How do you experiment with writing styles?
    How to Find Your Writing Style
    May 26, 2014, Leave a Comment

    Any writer will know that finding a style that sounds fresh but also feels genuine is not always an easy task. You don’t want to labor over something that should […]