Writers begin with a grain of sand, and then create a beach.
Writers start with a grain of sand, and then create a beach.
Sometimes it is the reader that sucks, not the book.
For most digital-age writers, writing is rewriting. We grope, cut, block, paste, and twitch, panning for gold onscreen by deleting bucketloads of crap. Our analog ancestors had to polish every line mentally before hammering it...
Those who can’t, and can’t teach, translate.(attrib: F.L. Vanderson)
When Great Trees FallWhen great trees fall,rocks on distant hills shudder,lions hunker downin tall grasses,and even elephantslumber after safety.When great trees fallin forests,small things recoil into silence,their senseseroded beyond fear.When great souls die,the air around...
It is my personal belief that writing cannot be taught.