Carrot and stick

Carrot and stick

Carrot: I’m a writer. Be nice to me AND I might put you in my next book!
Stick: I’m a writer. Be nice to me OR I might put you in my next book!

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The road to hell

The road to hellAccording to Steven King, the road to hell is paved with adverbs.

Who would you trust more about directions to hell?
#nanowrimo2013

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Just do it

Just do it

Just do it …
take a snooze, that is. You’re going to be so much more able to write after a rest.
#nanowrimo2013

 

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Bleed

Bleed

Hemingway said: There’s nothing to writing. All you do is sit down with a typewriter and bleed.

Tried that.

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Research

Research

Research is important for any writer … but you’ve got to strike a balance between research and writing. (Still, I do recommend “The Book Job”, episode 6 of the 23rd series of The Simpsons!)

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