E: I can get pretty nerdy about stuff. I once answered a question on Quora about the shadiest streets in San Francisco. I really, really answered it.
L: Wait, that was you? I answered that, too, as a joke! I posted a picture of — ... (more)
A snippet of a message sent to me by D.:
The editor at Modern Love plays writing coach once a week on the column's Facebook page, sharing nuggets of wisdom that are useful for aspiring essayists in any genre. Here's a special one I found today in my Dropbox junk drawer (while procrastinating from finishing an essay of my own, natch):