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How do you start a story?

Am subscribed to the Writer’s Write page on Facebook. Sharing some words of wisdom from Tom Clancy.

“Two questions form the foundation of all novels: ‘What if?’ and ‘What next?’ (A third question, ‘What now?’, is one the author asks himself every 10 minutes or so; but it’s more a cry than a question.) Every novel begins with the speculative question, What if ‘X’ happened?

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Writing

Netflix: Jack Ryan Edition

Over the past 25 years, four big-time actors have portrayed the Tom Clancy character Jack Ryan: Baldwin, Ford, Affleck and Pine.  That almost sounds like a law firm.    130 more words

Movies

Trivia : Tom Clancy and The Hunt for Red October

Even as a kid, Tom Clancy was obsessed with naval history, reading books written for engineers and officers. He went to Loyola University in Baltimore where he studied English and dreamed of being a novelist. 420 more words

Authors

Read Voraciously

The only way to do all the things you’d like to do is to read.

~Tom Clancy

Inspiration

The only way to do all the things you’d like to do is to read 

Tom Clancy

Tom Clancy (born April 12, 1947) dreamed of joining the military in his youth, but his poor eyesight prevented him.

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Quotes

April 12 in history

467  Anthemius was elevated to Emperor of the Western Roman Empire.

1204 Constantinople fell to the Crusaders of the Fourth Crusade, temporarily ending the Byzantine Empire. 588 more words

History

Rainbow Six Siege might be too hard

I’ve certainly had my fair share of opinions about PVP shooters. Recently I wrote about and made a video discussing why PVP shooters aren’t fun anymore, and also called for veteran gamers to… 902 more words

Video Games