Once again I’ve sent a manuscript off to be read by my critique partner. I trust her to tell me what’s working, where I’m doing well. 322 more words
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Are you one of those people able to discard a book after 10 pages? Me too.
Maybe it’s because of my age. I have spent 50 years reading, on planes and subways, in sleeping bags and bathrooms, and frankly I feel that by now that after 10 pages, I have given the author his chance. 180 more words
There are plenty of resources for finding people who write and would like to critique my work, and I know this. But since I am easily intimidated at the thought of becoming active on a new website, I’m not going to use any of those resources. 170 more words
Yeah, 1984 and Animal Farm, Fahrenheit 451 and The Giver. After I saw the movie A Clockwork Orange with my brother when I was 19, I puked on the sidewalk outside the theater. 255 more words
I am a lone wolf.
I am solitary.
I have spent my days within my own mind, capturing the essence of worlds I can’t live without. 1,775 more words