Chapter 24 Writing

24.0.1 Introduction

Communication of your research requires a thoughtful approach. How are you going to tell your story?

24.0.2 Books

Neil Gaiman, The View from the Cheap Seats, 2016

Stephen King, On Writing, 2000

24.0.3 Essays and Articles

George Orwell, 1946, Politics and the English Language

Van Savage and Pamela Yeh, 2019-09-26, Novelist Cormac McCarthy’s tips on how to write a great science paper (at

Rob Dimeo, sketch of “The Infectiousness of Pompous Language”

“How to construct a Nature summary paragraph” (advice on how to write an abstract)

24.0.4 Podcasts


Of particular note from a “writing about numbers” perspective are