Venkatesh Rao on Tips for Advanced Writers

A common piece of writing advice is show, don’t tell. As a writer looking to take the next step, I’ll often read pieces that show me that next level. But when it comes to improving, I almost rather be told how to get there.

A user on Quora asked about advice for advanced writers and Venkatesh Rao wrote a sharp answer brimming with gems. The answer in its entirety is worth reading. Here are a few notes:

September 24, 2022

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