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“Bullets cannot be recalled. They cannot be uninvented. But they can be taken out of the gun.”

—-Martin Amis.

Thought For Today

Pg. 17, #14

Cruising on Commonwealth Avenue, Special Officer James Mellon and Sergeant John Driscoll of Homicide heard the dispatcher’s message over their radio. Mellon swung the car round. 458 palabras más

FILM

Quotes on the importance of humour in our lives

Start your day right with a quick read through some of these quotes about enjoying a few minutes of humour in your life.

Humor springs from rage, hay fever, overdue rent and miscellaneous hell. 310 palabras más

Books

Rick -- Review and Giveaway

Thought for the Day:

“We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing our wings on the way down.”
~ Kurt Vonnegut ~

Gifts for My Writer Friends: 597 palabras más

Write Until There Is Nothing Wrong With It

“The process of imbuing every sentence with “minimum elegance and euphony,” says in the clip above (drawn from a longer interview viewable here) involves “saying the sentence, subvocalizing it in your head until there’s nothing wrong with it.

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Lessons

Writers - Is Your Work Autobiographical?

A good question. Clearly Agatha Christie was never accused of murdering anyone. Nor did Hilary Mantel have first-hand experience of the Tudor court. Yet both convey a convincing reality through a research and skillful storytelling. 398 palabras más

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