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The “Why” behind writing

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  “Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it’s the answer to everything. To ‘Why am I here?’ To uselessness. It’s the streaming reason for living. To note, to pin down,… Continue reading

Should we cuss when writing?

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-Every time we sit down to write we are faced with decisions. Should we write in first person or third? Should the story end happy or sad? -Hemingway’s quote makes a great point.… Continue reading

I wish I could have met Michael Chricton

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  “Wanting to meet an author because you like his work is like wanting to meet a duck because you like pâté.” ― Margaret Atwood Okay, quote aside -I really loved reading Michael Chricton’s… Continue reading

My love affair with controversial writing

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  “At first, they’ll only dislike what you say, but the more correct you start sounding the more they’ll dislike you.”  ― Criss Jami Love it or hate it, controversial subject matter connects with… Continue reading

Writing so it becomes a flower

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 It is the writer who might catch the imagination of young people, and plant a seed that will flower and come to fruition. – Isaac Asimov. When we blog and write it is important to… Continue reading