Writing better — 10 simple rules

Writing is a learned skill. Take your time, write often, and look to how you can improve. (Photo from Unsplash)
I could add a few more pictures to help break up this short list, but there is a risk that I’ll just jumble things up. Much like this incongruous picture of a person in an industrial washing machine. There’s something in here about mixing up metaphors, or perhaps I just liked the shade of yellow. Who knows? Anyway — back to the main story now. (Photo from Unsplash)

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Atomic sorcerer, based at UBC (Canada). Plays with metals. Discusses academic life. Swooshes down ski slopes. Pegs it round parks. (Views my own)

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