Warning: I’m feeling cranky today.
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Last week I asked you how much time you spent writing. In my writing book I suggest that most academics spend a large fraction of their time writing. I’d been surprised to hear a few people argue the opposite – and to find this estimate of 2% to apparently back that up. Hence last week’s post, in which I gave a few reasons for doubting that 2% number; but had to admit I didn’t have any real backup for my claim that most of us spend a lot of time writing. So, I included a completely, 100% unscientific poll, and I promised I’d come back with the results. Continue reading