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photo 2020-05-11 18:05
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photo 2014-08-15 22:52
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"Cut. Only by having no inessential words can every essential word be made to count" — Diana Athill

 

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One of those big rules I keep in front of me. However, there's always a battle! Especially with this neo-Victorian nonsense I write. ;) Sometimes (ashamed to say), the non-cutter sneaks one in and wins.

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photo 2014-07-31 15:39

Writing advice from Mark Twain.

 

Of course now we'd have to pick another word. Something beginning with the letter f, c or n, I suspect...

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photo 2014-01-03 23:19
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photo 2013-10-25 20:58
Neil Gaiman's 8-Rules for Writing
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