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21 Harsh But Eye-Opening Writing Tips From Great Authors

thewritewire:

1. The first draft of everything is shit. -Ernest Hemingway
2. Never use jargon words like reconceptualize, demassification, attitudinally, judgmentally. They are hallmarks of a pretentious ass. -David Ogilvy
3. If you have any young friends who aspire to become…

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“September 22. Nothing.”

—   Franz Kafka, Diaries 1914-1923 (via paintdeath)

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Happy banned book week

“Everyone thinks of [fairy tales] in terms of poisoned apples and glass coffins, and forgets that they represent girls who walked into dark forests and remade them into their own reflections.”

1690s book with filigree silver binding - National Library of Sweden

This binding is an exquisite example of Danish filigree technique
from the 1690s.It belongs to the National Library’s Huseby
Collection and was once owned by Karren Mogensdotter Skoug.
Her name and the year 1692 are engraved on the inside of the clasps. -(x)

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partnersinbooks:

On Wednesdays, we read Pink.

partnersinbooks:

On Wednesdays, we read Pink.

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thebookcastle:

The Book Castle