I speak in public a lot, which is a weird thing for a person with as much social anxiety as I have to do. I mean, I can barely speak in private.But if you’re going to be a writer in the present century you pretty much have to do it. And the truth is, after hating it and fucking it up 10,000 times – and many of the people reading this blog have probably seen me fuck it up in person — I’ve actually started to like speaking in public.
The funny introduction is followed by nine lessons (such as #4 Massively Over-Prepare and #5 Have a Beer or Don't). Every one of them is a keeper.