The controversy behind the David Foster Wallace video
So, there’s a national scandal behind the David Foster Wallace video I’ve been posting. Andrew Sullivan has the story.
Persuasive writing means show me, donâ€™t tell me.
Persuasive people tell stories about other people. They donâ€™t lecture you. They let you decide for yourself. Consider these openings. Sally was profoundly sad. Sally cried in her car for a half an hour before blowing her nose. She looked into her rearview mirror, using the same fast-food napkin she used on her nose, she […]