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|The author shares his insights into the craft of writing and offers a humorous perspective on his own experience as a writer.|
|But the best bit was the meeting with him today, because he clmrly has no idea |
how he does it. or why. He flies on instinct and imagination. ... Why does she do
that." And that's where the script pmccss starts to Fall apart, if the writer isn't
|24 Robin Road Snow Town North Pole SNO 4RY 1 April Dear children, I am |
writing to tell you Santa Claus does not exist! I know there isn't a Santa Claus
because I saw my mum wrap my presents the other night. Then I watched her
hide them ...
|probably do it, but just sort of given the school system and the practicalities of it, |
there's a way in which I kind of have to say I'm ... From this example of Jerry's
experience, it is clear that he finds it challenging to attend to his students' writing
because of what he faces at school. ... Jerry considers it difficult to address writing
issues in the classroom, saying, "Sometimes there isn't time to do that" due to the
|A while ago an editor was saying to me, "Why do you want to transcend that |
fashion if, because of it, you also sell books? It is a marketing ... And then, isn't it
nice that they write and transcribe their telephone conversations? No, that's not
what it ...
|Because the student's vocabulary wasn't that large, he scurried to a dictionary to |
look up sesquipedalianism. ... Some writers can't resist filling their prose with
important-sounding phrases like “integrated conceptual analysis” or similar
verbose ... Why do long words make reading more difficult? ... Clarity is worthless
if the writing isn't also interesting, because writing that isn't interesting usually isn't
|PGA: Yeah, because I truly do believe that when White Buffalo Calf was born, that |
when the Blue Star Kachina returned, that's what they called the ... There's very
different stuff going on up there, and south of the United States, they're writing
about other kinds of things, but all American, U.S. folks are ... It isn't over there
somewhere; it's in our presence and our midst, and we are in its presence and its
|situation has become, it's vital for writers to do as much as possible to protect |
themselves against excessive wasted investment of time. This book, for example,
was sold off the basis ofa proposal that took me about a day to write. ... paid to
write! I can't even think of a suitable comparison for that, because there isn't one.
|There are plenty of funny books out there, but this isn't one of them, because |
comedy writing is a serious business. ... shared values or about feeling superior?
Why do we laugh equally at witty word play and yucky sick jokes? And why do we
|How to Turn your Writing Skills into a Successful Business Andrew Crofts. one |
time that you always ... Only peoplewhostick their necks outget rejected, people
who play safeandneverdo anything difficult, neverfail. Thereare ... Only turn it
down because it isn't financially viable or because you don't want to do it. If you
turn an ...