Nerdy-Amazing Book Review

Nerdy-Amazing Book Review

I write a lot of things: novels, essays and journalism pieces, and, as you might not know, nerdy books on nerdy things like legal reasoning, writing, argumentation, and citation. My latest nerdy outing, The Complete Legal Writer, is one of my proudest accomplishments....

Cover Reveal: The Complete Legal Writer

Over the last two years, my friend and former colleague Alexa Chew and I have been writing a book. It’s going to press very soon. We worked closely with the awesome designer at our press and came up with an amazing cover, and I’m going to share it with...

What “Counts” as Knowledge

A Twitter colleague and I shared an exchange recently that showcased both her beautiful voice and her strong ideas: @krgpryal &….prioritize indigenous knowledge AS KNOWLEDGE, bcz it has all been discredited as mere artifact, myth, curio. #decolonize —...

Oh no, OSHA

Preamble: This is a blog post about audience awareness. Today I read a mandatory online OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) hazardous materials training for employees on a large employer. Below is a screen capture of the welcome screen: The image...

New Blog: “Listen Like a Lawyer”

Check out this new lawyering blog on learning how to “Listen Like a Lawyer.” Professor Jennifer Murphy Romig of Emory Law has started a new blog about effective listening and listening theory. Recent posts explore ethical listening, listening skills, and...