Acclaimed author that looks at the world in a unique way that’s very entertaining.
- Interview with Tim Ferris where he talks about his approach, advice to writers, and tools
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Writing Is Like Getting Naked in Public
Writing and sharing it is analogous to walking around naked in public. You open yourself up to judgment of others and everyone can seemingly see every flaw. However, once you are ok with that it can become liberating. For example, this video of Neil Gaiman talking about his journey as a writer and overcoming the feeling of judgment.
Improving the ‘Hand Feel’ of Software Engineering
Similar to Neil Gaiman’s remarks about a fountain pen and writing there are ways that enhance the feeling of a craft.