What I'm Reading

Reliving Youth

Youth is a stage of life everyone goes through, even the most renowned writers. Surprisingly, their days of longing for freedom differ little from that of today’s young people. In “The Years of Wonder” E.B. White writes how, as a recent college graduate, he takes a journey of self-discovery from New England across America to … Continue reading

What I'm Reading

Clear Writing

Reading On Writing Well, the classic writing manual by William Zinsser, shows me how many rules I have broken. First, I have used all three persons interchangeably. Second, I have not written as concisely as I could. That’s basically the solution to my writing problems: simplicity. Although we must be certain to define our terms and … Continue reading