“Poetry is an art, and the artist in poetry is one who writes for pure and noble pleasure the thing he writes, and who desires to give to others the same or a similar pleasure by his poems which he had in writing them. 62 more words
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“Get on with it man!” (Believe it or not Patrick Leigh Fermor also enjoyed writing breaks in between smoking cigarettes and admiring the view from the terrace of his Greek home). 2,008 more words
So the undergraduate English dissertation in St Andrews is 10,000 words handed in at the end of the first semester in December.
When you first start thinking about what you want to write about (the freedom is exhilarating) the dissertation is still like a distant dream. 691 more words