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Why all writers are vain

There was an interesting article in The Guardian newspaper today by Julian Baggini,about how sensitive writers are to criticism.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2015/feb/25/writers-vain-egotism-julian-baggini

( some great stories on writing beneath this article,and do read the comments section ) 115 more words

Being A Writer Is Tough

Are you giving anything up for Lent?

My relationship with food has fluctuated since my birth almost forty years ago. After a struggle with breastfeeding I was, so I am reliably informed, fed with carnation milk. 566 more words

Abstinence

#1: Welcome, and the meaning of life

For any piece of writing, be it poem, novel, essay, blog, or perhaps even a letter to a friend, I find starting is the hardest part. 333 more words

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