On the undefinitiveness (I made that word up) of factual writing. Plus some cool links and book recommendations.
The best way to find out if you understand something is to write about it.
Writing and selling the literature of reality.
How was I ever able to organise my thoughts without ‘atomising’ them—breaking them down into smaller and smaller discrete notes—and then linking them together?
On the unavoidably provisional nature of essay collections.
On the emergence of unplanned themes.
Out of nowhere, I suddenly found myself with an interesting new idea…
10 things nobody told you about being creative.
In which going through a lot of faff yields benefits.
Essays on single sentences.