What is Writing Well is Hard?

writingwellishard.com is a free digital tool that helps academic writers to identify the patterns in their own writing, and to compare their work to a sample of their choice. I made writingwellishard.com because I’m not persuaded there’s only one way to write well, and I don’t like that the norms of “good” writing are tooContinue reading “What is Writing Well is Hard?”

How (and why) I developed a digital tool for my freelance clients—and then gave it away for free

My blog post, published on The Editors’ Weekly, discusses how I developed writingwellishard.com for academic writers, and how launching it for free benefited my business. Read: “How (and why) I developed a digital tool for my freelance clients—and then gave it away for free.“

Reflections on kindness from early-career editors

My blog post, published on The Editors’ Weekly, explores the question: how might kindness be part of the editor’s career? This piece delves into a thought-provoking reflection by student editor Madison Taylor, who argues that editing itself can be an act of radical kindness that kindles inclusivity. Read: “Reflections on kindness from early-career editors.“