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I’ve known Tucker Max for 2 decades now. 20 years ago, he emailed me for advice. I told him to quit his job. And he did. He’s the bestselling author of “I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell.” And I always tell people that if they want to study good writing, go read 10 pages of Tucker's books. “My stuff blew up... All I did was stand up and use my real name and tell my real stories about my real life.” So now Tucker wants to help other people get out there and tell their truth. This part 1 of my interview will tell you how to separate the truth from everything else. Then (in part 2), Tucker will tell you how to deal with fear, how to find your audience, and how to write.
Links and Resources
Scribe Media - scribemedia.com
Tucker’s series of articles “Asshole to CEO”
“I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell” by Tucker Max
“Assholes Finish First” by Tucker Max
“Hilarity Ensues” by Tucker Max
“Sloppy Seconds: The Tucker Max Leftovers” by Tucker Max
"The Ultimate Guide to Self Publishing." This is my free guide for anyone who wants to write and self-publish their own book. I put together this guide to help you get started. Because, in my own experience, writing a book has lead to more opportunities than anything else. Get my guide today at jamesaltucher.com/publish
Hunter S. Thompson author of “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas”
Nassim Taleb author of “Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder”
Jordan Peterson author of “12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos”
“The Courage to Be Disliked: The Japanese Phenomenon That Shows You How to Change Your Life and Achieve Real Happiness” by Fumitake Koga and Ichiro Kishimi
“The Last Black Unicorn” by Tiffany Haddish
“Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?” by Seth Godin
“The Elephant in the Brain: Hidden Motives in Everyday Life” by Robin Hanson and Kevin Simler
JT Mccormick - CEO of scribe media
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