18 Reasons to Add a Writing Course to Your Education

As a writer, the creator of The Writing Course, and the father of 5 children who write quite well, I can tell you that there are some really good reasons to work on writing. In fact, I can tell you that my own ability to write as been greatly enhance by courses and...

The Lazy Man’s Rules of Capitalization

OK I admit it, I’m lazy. I don’t get using 5 steps when 2 will get me the result I want. I want every system I touch to produce a perfect result, have┬ájust one step, and make sure that step doesn’t involve me! Of course, lazy can mean creative and...
The 6 Rules of Writing Practice (+ The Ugly Truth)

The 6 Rules of Writing Practice (+ The Ugly Truth)

One of the big challenges I face in teaching kids to write is getting mom and dad to chill out about writing well. Most of us lock up when too much is on the line! The Ugly Truth is that no one can learn much of anything without practice (especially...