"And my song needs to breathe: poetry isn’t poetry
and prose isn’t prose. I dreamt that you are the last of what god told me
when I saw you both in my sleep, then there were words…"
A lovely mess of writing articles, quotes, submitted works, and marvelous books.
What you read is important, but not all important. How you read is the main consideration. For if you know how to read, there’s a world of education even in the newspapers, the magazines, on a single billboard or a stray advertising dodger.
Th secret of good reading is this: read critically!"
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I DON’T KNOW THIS JUST FEELS LIKE THE MOST USEFUL THING IMAGINABLE RIGHT NOW
this is one of the most beautiful things on the internet
DO YOU HAVE ANY IDEA HOW MANY TIMES I HAVE BEEN WISTFULLY DAYDREAMING ABOUT SOMETHING LIKE THIS EXISTING
DO YOU KNOW
I LOVE YOU
Oh, this is gonna be useful.
THANK JESUS OH MY GOD THIS IS THE BEST THING EVER
Holy wow what
We all have those in between times where we don’t feel creative or get frustrated and need a break. But it can be really hard coming back to the blank page. And it’s even more stressful when you feel lethargic and stuck. So when you’re in between projects or just can’t write, it’s a good idea…
Books that own my soul → The Book Thief by Markus ZusakI wanted to explain that I am constantly overestimating and underestimating the human race - that rarely do I ever simply estimate it. I wanted to ask her how the same thing could be so ugly and so glorious, and its words and stories so damning and brilliant.
Showing, instead of telling, is an important part of keeping a story fresh and interesting. It helps make the story you’re telling jump off the page and the setting and characters more believable. So what is “show, don’t tell” and why is it important?
· Description is an important element…