10 top writing tips and the psychology behind them - without bullshit. There are plenty of folks happy to tell you how to write better, just as any doctor will tell you to “eat right and exercise.”
But changing your writing (or eating) habits only happens when you understand why you do what you do. I can help you with that. That proposal or email you wrote must now compete for attention with Facebook and the Huffington Post. Here’s how to compete more effectively, and why you’re not doing it already. Www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/16/images/ch07_tab01.pdf. Write Your Own Academic Sentence. The Ultimate Guide to Writing Better Than You Normally Do. [Originally published April 10, 2012.]
Writing is a muscle. Smaller than a hamstring and slightly bigger than a bicep, and it needs to be exercised to get stronger. Think of your words as reps, your paragraphs as sets, your pages as daily workouts.