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Movie Quote of the Day - Gas Food Lodging, 1992 (dir. Allison Anders)

Darius: The way I see it, chicks are the ones that want to go to outer space. That’s why they push it so hard. It’s like Adam and Eve.

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Movie Quote Of The Day

A Little Inspiration

The only way you can write is by the light of the bridges burning behind you.

– Richard Peck

Writing Life

By the light of burning bridges

Gleanings found here and there:

You have to systematically create confusion, it sets creativity free.
Everything that is contradictory creates life.
~ Salvador Dalí

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The Divine In The Details

Pet Peeve

As a writer, I’ve learned every word counts. Unnecessary words can throw off your plot and pacing. Richard Peck, an award-winning author, provided excellent advice when he said, “You can cut 20 words from the tightest page your ever wrote.” 188 more words

Life