Excerpts from his book, Sense of Style. Great writing advice for all, as we can all improve our writing all of the time.
Cal Fussman has interviewed icons, world-leaders, athletes, and everyday people. Gives insight into what makes him tick, and how he gets people talking. Listen here
The road to hell is paved with adverbs. Stephen King featured in Brainpickings
Welles’s internal editing of the piece doesn’t use the thought “and then” to structure his ideas. Welles understood intuitively — and Zhou has learned from him — that “and then” is deadly to storytelling.
Carey says advertising-dependent web publishers remind him of Buzz Lightyear in “Toy Story” — and that’s not a compliment.
Recode Media podcast (listen)