Christopher Johnson has a masterpiece in his hands with Microstyle: The Art of Writing Little. Its timely information on appropriately crafting short messages speaks to readers and writers of all ages. His writing is real, and hits at what people might think and experience in their writing process. It is a time when social media, texting, and advertisements are found everywhere, where people quickly scroll through their news feeds on social media, only pausing to see what message can catch their eye during that time. Johnson’s book teaches how to effectively write these messages, through clarity, painting pictures, patterns, and metaphors. This book is clear, accessible, and easy to read. By having relatively short chapters, Johnson covers a wide variety of topics by exemplifying his art of writing little. This book is a must-read for all those who are interesting in learning about how to effectively communicate by writing little.