William Zinsser

About the author


William Knowlton Zinnser was an American writer and a literary mastermind. He started his career writing for the New York Herald Tribune, working as a feature writer, editorial writer, film critic, and drama editor. Over his lifelong writing career, he has contributed to various leading magazines.

He taught writing at Yale University. During his career, Zinnser wrote 18 books, all of which demonstrate his profound love for writing.