Mignon Fogarty is Grammar Girl. She hosts an award winning podcast, makes board games, codes video games from scratch and runs the Quick and Dirty Tips Network. What else can she do? We discuss her journey from academic to nationally known grammatical powerhouse.
Below is a summary of our interview:
“80% of success is just showing up” – Woody Allen
We talk about how Mignon went from left a PhD program to pursue her career as Grammar Girl.
Mignon talks about the resistance she got from listeners when first starting the Grammar Girl podcast.
We talk about the moment that allowed Mignon to quit her day job.
Mignon’s work now
Mignon goes through all awesome things she is involved via Grammar Girl.
What Exciting Mignon
Mignon is crowd funding Peeve Wars, a brand new grammar based board game. Support it now.
Book Mignon Recommends: Wired for Story by Lisa Cron
Helpful Habit: Check her Twitter feed every morning
Helpful Persons: Guest Writers Bonny Trenga and Neil Whitman
Internet Resource: Twitter lists
What’s her purpose? Helping People through her work
How to follow Mignon
If you are enjoying your work, keep trying and don’t give up too soon
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