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Ten Ways To Beat The Fear of Writing–Patter very kindly collected the tweeted writing tips from author Joanne Harris. We especially like her methods for overcoming fear and dealing with unfriendly reviews.
Your Thesis Is The Map, Not The Journey–The Thesis Whisperer breaks down how to take make order out of the chaos that is the dissertating journey.
Reading! You’re Meant To Be Writing–Patter on the tension between reading and writing.
How To Interact With Someone Who’s Just Given A Talk–Gretchen McCulloch on how to do academic small talk a painful yet essential task for conference season.