Technical Writing Resources (for Shubham!) (some links may be US specific):
Of course The Chicago Manual of Style https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Chicago_Manual_of_Style
Style Guide by the Economist https://www.hachettebookgroup.com/titles/the-economist/style-guide/9781610399869/
Nature: English communication for Scientists https://www.nature.com/scitable/ebooks/english-communication-for-scientists-14053993/contents/
Write the paper first https://www.cs.jhu.edu/~jason/advice/write-the-paper-first.html
Style: Toward Clarity and Grace https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/246853.Style
Even a Geek Can Speak: Low-Tech Presentation Skills for High-Tech People https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/7960467-even-a-geek-can-speak
Influence: Science and Practice https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Influence:_Science_and_Practice
Writing for Computer Science https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/117973.Writing_for_Computer_Science
Air & Light & Time & Space: How Successful Academics Write https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/32336647-air-light-time-space
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/8600.Eats_Shoots_Leaves
Why do all these goddamn chickens keep coming home to roost. Shoo filthy birds.
Have a nice tan and it is only Feb
Right proper windy
Amazed at the ability of human mind to invent issues to worry about when none exist
Gotta celebrate the small joys in life, light getting electricity back in your room after weeks
Thermoses still freak me out. How is it still scalding!! It has been 5 hours!!!
Will never get tired of the setting sun rays hitting the tops of redwoods
If there is one advice I can give for anyone doing a PhD is that minimize your dependency on things out of your control, like experimental hardware
Thinking about how “I got you babe” could mean either ‘I’ve got your back’ or ‘You’ve got my back’
Coffee shops will be like, “we cater to a wide and diverse audience” and then stay open 6am-12pm.
💭 [any kind of housing which houses a lot of often vulnerable non-land-owning people (student housing, homeless shelters, trailer parks, halfway houses, farmworker housing, elder care facilities) is not eligible for the four rapid tests]
Have been in a weird headspace lately, unsubscribed from a bunch of podcasts, twitter folks etc. have been exclusively listening to audio books.
The vibes are absolutely okay today
I want all the joy of posting without any of the despair of replies, engagement, retweets, or likes
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