This Is A Paragraph

This sentence has five words. Here are five more words. Five-word sentences are fine. But several together become monotonous. Listen to what is happening. The writing is getting boring. The sound of it drones. It’s like a stuck record. The ear demands some variety. Now listen. I vary the sentence length, and I create music. […]

Doublethink

“To know and not to know, to be conscious of complete truthfulness while telling carefully constructed lies, to hold simultaneously two opinions which cancelled out, knowing them to be contradictory and believing in both of them, to use logic against logic, to repudiate morality while laying claim to it, to believe that democracy was impossible […]

Good Writing VS Talented Writing — What Wins?

Interesting quotes found in this article about good writing vs. talented writing. Here is one from the basis of the article, creative writing professor Samuel Delaney, and how he divides the good from the best: “Though they have things in common, good writing andtalented writing are not the same. […] If you start with a confused, unclear, and […]