I have long been wanting to write a general “advice” essay for aspiring academics – recent PhDs, graduate students, anyone pursuing (or considering pursuing) a career in academia. The problem is that my desire to mentor and to encourage always collides with my equally strong desire not to mislead people about how challenging (even bleak)
Graduate schools donâ€™t teach you how to get your book published. This blog post does.
How a failed book proposal launched a career. Mine. Viva failure!