True, it's harsh but it sure got me thinking on how I should view my writing.
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OMG! This is so mind boggling! I saw this yesterday when I was browsing the feeds in Faebook, I just ignored it like what I normally do to some post that I don’t take interest in like “meh?” Then earlier today, I saw it in the news!!! 264 more words
A lot of people think they can write or paint or draw or sing or make movies or what-have-you, but having an artistic temperament doth not make one an artist. 815 more words
Ever since I was a child, I’ve put writers on pedestals, ascribing to them the status of gods.
Whether it was Joan Walsh Anglund whose books my mother read to me, Carolyn Keene of Nancy Drew fame (I remember railing against the blasphemy that she was merely a pseudonym for anonymous writers) or Pat Conroy, Anita Shreve and Pico Iyer, my favorites as an adult – they’ve been my mythical figures. 485 more words