There are about 100 ways to become a better writer. For example, you could:
- Read 100 books
- Listen to Ira Glass’s This American Life
- Cultivate a sick sense of humor
- Think like a psychologist
- Rack up rejections
- Write like mad
But did you know catching hell can help you sharpen your copy chops, too? Yep. Starting a little controversy can do that.
Rocking the boat forces you to defend your ideas, examine what you can stomach, stretch your world, and test the waters.