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February 2, 2005

King on Writing

Filed under: Uncategorized — Muli Ben-Yehuda @ 9:47 AM

4. Remove every extraneous word

You want to get up on a soapbox and preach? Fine. Get one and try your local park. You want to write for money? Get to the point. And if you remove all the excess garbage and discover you can’t find the point, tear up what you wrote and start all over again . . . or try something new.

Everything You Need to Know About Writing Successfully: in Ten Minutes by Stephen King.

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