Job Skills For The Future – Another Language

(This column is posted at and Steve’s Tumblr) As you’ve been following along, I’m discussing what job skills are important in the future. Having covered culture knowledge, let’s lay down the hard truth about the future. Knowing another language is going … Continue reading

Way With Worlds -The Tower of Babble-On: Technology, Magic, and Language.

(Way With Worlds is a weekly column on the art of worldbuilding published at Seventh Sanctum, Muse Hack, and Ongoing Worlds) So After being challenged on the issues of language and sentients over at Trilobyte Studios, I decided it was … Continue reading

Book Review: Language Intelligence By Joseph Romm

Language Intelligence: Lessons on persuasion from Jesus, Shakespeare, Lincoln, and Lady Gaga  by Joseph J. Romm ISBN-10: 1477452222 ISBN-13: 978-1477452226 PROS: Explains good communications skills. Lots of interesting current and historical examples. Spells things out in plain but effective language. … Continue reading