edumacation

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Writing class is hard. Not the writing part – I mean, well, yes the writing part, but also, you have to read out your work. To others. Publicly.   This is tremendously difficult for the best of us. I have social anxiety, and being the centre of attention like that is particularly hard. On the […]

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Writers don’t, as a rule, need to do any English papers at university or anything like that. Some didn’t even go to university at all. It’s far from a requirement, and there’s always the chance you could hobble yourself in the academic echo-chamber.   But I’m old now – 30 in just eleven days, oh […]