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In quickness is truth. Another time, he saw a man with a rather disfigured face, which moved him to tears on the street.

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The basement. It's fascinating to listen to him talk about "writing hygiene" and the short story writers he loved. Thus work, being important only as a means to that end, degenerates into boredom. He turned down thousands of dollars in screenplay opportunities because he knew he was the wrong person to do the writing for pieces like The Man with the Golden Arm. In delay comes the effort for a style, instead of leaping upon truth which is the only style worth deadfalling or tiger-trapping. Bradbury challenged writers to crank out one short story a week for a year and dared them to draft 52 bad stories in a row. You picked the wrong subject.

Life asks for awards back because it has favored us with animation. I tell people, Make a list of ten things you hate and tear them down in a short story or poem.

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I usually have a perception around dawn when I wake up. Just type any old thing that comes into your head. In his mind, "writing is not a serious business. Most of these have to do with the day-in, day-out practices that make up what he calls "writing hygiene.

I like to play. List ten things you love, and ten things you hate.

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In hesitation is thought. On Reading The famed author also said that one way to stimulate creativity was to read — a lot. It's fascinating to listen to him talk about "writing hygiene" and the short story writers he loved.

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