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On writing

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Published by Penguin Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Borges, Jorge Luis, -- 1899-1986 -- Translations into English,
  • Borges, Jorge Luis, -- 1899-1986 -- Knowledge -- Literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJorge Luis Borges ; edited with an introduction and notes by Suzanne Jill Levine.
    GenreTranslations into English
    SeriesPenguin classics
    ContributionsLevine, Suzanne Jill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7797.B635 A22 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24124513M
    ISBN 109780143105725
    LC Control Number2010011189
    OCLC/WorldCa468975304

    And it changed my life. After completing the "C. You're pretty mean when it comes to me whining about the difficulty of production in the midst of life's various woes. It would have taken me at least a week to do that.

    On writing book this book, King discusses how he came to be the writer we know today. Want to take the next step in writing a book? Language was invented for one reason, boys — to woo women — and, in that endeavor, laziness will not do. Mills and Boons historical romances? A social studies assignment when I went to school might call for some elementary research in the textbook to get the correct spellings of the names of the gods of the Aztecs, but it certainly wouldnt call for any creativity. Criticizing King's recommendations on writing, Eberhart remarked that they were "so pedestrian that I can't remember when I first ran across any of them.

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