Attempting to write a perfect piece, a perfect, glorious and masterful piece is the easiest action a single entity could achieve, right?
Wrong. Over and over again people try to write a work of perfection, with little to no success. 383 more words
This week the reading we had to do in Communications was “Shitty First Drafts”. I enjoyed this piece of writing; I believe the author (Anne Lamott) made her point, that writing is a process and doesn’t just start out amazing, clearly and well. 221 more words
Now that I have my own lab, the topic of students writing stuff comes up a lot. It seems like everybody writes to a universal time plan, which is the following: If you have n days to produce a report, or a thesis chapter, or an abstract, then do absolutely nothing for n-2 days, scramble to produce something on day n-1, send it to your supervisor and ask them to provide feedback within the next hour or so, because after all, … 588 more words