Writing Is The Ultimate Transferrable Skill

If you’re looking for a job, or a life, writing is the skill to have.

I’ve known about the joy of writing since I was a kid. I know the sort of reverie that I enter when I start to write anything. My essays were well received in school. My correspondence at work got noticed. In almost every job that I’ve ever had, I had to write. I know the zone of writing.

I’ve had the good fortune to take a typing class as an adolescent. I took that class on a whim, thinking that, “girls type, I…