Student's Blog

Five lessons learned from How to Write a Lot by Paul J. Silvia

Graduate student Sarah Bourdeau presents a summary and critic of Paul J. Silvia’s book How to Write a Lot (2007). She presents five strategies proposed in the book that can be applied by anyone who wants to get their writing projects off their to-do list.

Identify what you want and broadcast yourself

It is important to to define yourself. But you also have to think about what you want. What is your goal? How can you craft your message?

How to brand yourself

Who are you? Learn how to stand out, fit in and get feedback.