Some Tricks for Learning Metrics

I've always told my students in prose writing classes (composition, fiction, or nonfiction) that if they really want to learn how to...

Writing Exercises

So far, since starting this blog, I've focused on getting started with writing: reading a lot is probably prerequisite numero uno; then...

Writing on Your Smartphone

I don't know what a statistician might say about how much time we spend with our faces in our phones, but seems to me like it's a lot. It...

What Can Happen to You When You Read

Originally published at The Nervous Breakdown and reposted at The Good Men Project Magazine If you’re like me you know that your father...