November 2018

Starting a New Book


This is an excerpt of the upcoming book "Writing Better Books, the Agile Way."   4  Starting a New Book There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. —Maya Angelou When deciding to start a book project, you have two options. You write the book you want to hold in your hands [...]

September 2018

June 2018

Comparing Word vs LaTeX


This is an excerpt of the book "Better Books with LaTeX." The book comes with a LaTeX template you can use to easily create your own books. --- Everyone knows Word. Although “knowing” mostly refers to the ease of use, as it is a “what you see is what you get” text editor. But if [...]

April 2018

Recommended additional reading (PfH2: Continuum)


For “Philosophy for Heroes: Continuum,” I relied on a number of authors for inspiration, ideas, and source material. Here is a selection of recommended additional reading, if you want to go beyond the introduction I gave in the book itself, here is my list for the first book. Enjoy! Clemens Lode. Philosophy for Heroes: Knowledge. Clemens Lode [...]

February 2018

Copyright and Property


Books connect us to the past and impart to us the wisdom accumulated by countless generations. The writing of a book requires so much effort that we expect a high quality in terms of form and content. Often those embark on such a journey, to write a book, do so out of love of communicating [...]

September 2017