Sep 6

New Rules for Writers

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I read this article at a formative time. It helped me a lot and I still more or less stick to it.

 

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/new-rules-for-writers_b_808558

 

For whatever reason I hate hate HATE writing advice that makes you feel special or connected. Or is formulaic, step by step, "this is how you do writing". It's horrible.

 

There's probably a lot to hate in that article, and that's exactly why I like it. If I read something and there's no friction there's no movement.

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