For those of you who don’t know who Paul Graham is, here’s a quick primer:
He’s is a coder and he started and sold a Internet Startup company during the .com bubble and sold it for a handsome sum. He’s now a internet startup guru and the co-founder of Y Combinator , writer(Hackers and Painters), essayist and coder. Quick enough?
I’ve been an avid reader for 15 years now, enjoying mostly fiction (sci-fi, fantasy) and an odd smattering of non-fiction here and there (mainly science and related). To date I have yet to read a better essay writer than Paul Graham, although I must admit my experience is quite limited. I haven’t read his book, “Hackers and Painters“, yet, but his essays are really fantastic.