10 books that will make you a better writer (and why)
Shaunta Grimes
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I love your suggestions. I have one more. It’s certainly more for the nonfiction and business writers, but I coach a lot of them, so it helps me help them.

I know the title is off-putting, and for folks like us who’ve been writing more than a while, there aren’t too many gems to pick out, but man it helps me with other writers. The ethos of cutting out the crap and saying what you want to say is powerful. Cut the fluff, say what you mean. Done.

I think in the last two sentences I hacked out words before I even finished typing them.

Okay, maybe I did learn a trick or three.