“Journal reviewers can seem like angry trolls, blocking the bridge to publication.”
Life’s too short to keep reading a book you hate. Why not stop?
Once in a while, it’s OK to fawn over writing you admire, even if the author is still breathing.
Teaching encourages oratorical habits that can sometimes be deadly in a trade book.
Academics who hope to get published need to think about the reader (and avoid -ize words).