A love letter to startups looking for writers

 Dear Startups, When you email me...and I'm presuming it's a person and not a bot because operating in good faith is less stressful for me...When you email me, take a look at what you "sound" like.  I get these notes from cheerful-looking people saying they "found my blog" and "think I'm a great fit".  But do not respond to my polite requests for some more info, or at least an identifiably human presence beyond the cuties in the gmail icons.  Which could be anyone. ...more