- Writing Online - David Perell's detailed guide on writing online.
- Letters to a Young Writer, by Colum McCann - A collection of fifty-two short essays on all sorts of writing. Every one of the essays is inspiring, eloquent, and funny.
- Finding Ideas - Neil Gaiman, one of my favorite authors, wrote about how he gets his ideas.
- "Write Like You Talk" - Paul Graham wrote a short essay on tone-of-voice.
- "Mise en Place Writing" - Swyx talks about pre-writing.