90 writing tips in 45 minutes

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Proposal
Short Form
Beginner

Excerpt

Almost every job involves a little writing, even if it's code comments or repair notes on a car. But what if you don't feel confident with writing? I have a rapid-fire presentation of writing tips and tricks that can help get you started, keep you going, and make your work better, even if you don't think you're a writer, I bet it will help!

Description

A rapid-fire presentation of 90 writing tips I have collected in a couple decades of experience. Everyone can learn a little something and I hope to make people nervous about writing feel a little better about their chances of communicating their ideas.

Tags

writing, pairing, tips, pictures of animals

Speaking experience

2 years at OSBridge, 2 years at Write the Docs, various panels and lectures at science fiction conventions. This is a new talk.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwlrFWyeLT0&list=PLmV2D6sIiX3UpQFzAIWh-_gsUTGCCtFIj
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ivvCXGBD90

Speaker