Even the most brilliant people struggle to write clearly. The reason is the Curse of Knowledge: once you know something, it’s hard to imagine what it would be like not to know it. Curing the Curse of Knowledge is a series of lessons that will help you better anticipate your readers’ states of mind.

  1. The Curse
  2. Reader-Centric Writing
  3. Bottom-Up Explanations
  4. Beware Noun Phrases
  5. Seek Feedback

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