Shop

The Thesis Whisperer is now over 10 years old! An older blog is a big, confusing attic full of content. On this page you’ll find a selection of low cost books created from the blog content – and a few other surprises. All sales help me sustain the blog. Take a look!

The uneven U

Publishers often send me academic writing books to review. I happily look through every book, but if I think I can’t wholeheartedly recommend it, I just don’t write a review. I don’t want to crush a fellow author’s soul. The rejected titles sit sadly, in small piles of guilt, on the bottom of one of ...continue reading.

Latest articles

June 9, 2010

Learning from ‘Avatar’

Why is a thesis text like Sam Worthington in Avatar? It used to be that all you had to do to become a doctor is know everything. Now it’s much harder.

5 Comments
June 8, 2010

A thesis workout schedule

Is doing a thesis like sticking to an exercise program? If so, how can you do your thesis Lance Armstrong style?

16 Comments
June 7, 2010

Thoughts on the three minute thesis

This year RMIT is taking part in the three minute thesis competition – the first time it’s gone national. Running the competition had all sorts of unexpected benefits for us

3 Comments

How is research writing different to driving a car?

How can learning models help us be better writers and scholars?

2 Comments
%d bloggers like this: