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A good story cannot be devised; it has to be distilled.
A good story is one that isn't demanding, that proceeds from A to B, and above all doesn't remind us of the bad times, the cardboa ...
A good short story is a work of art which daunts us in proportion to its brevity.... No inspiration is too noble for it; no amount ...
This story is no good, I'm almost beginning to believe it.
"A likely story indeed!" said the Pigeon, in a tone of the deepest contempt. "I've seen a good many little girls in my time, but n ...
Its idea of "production value" is spending a million dollars dressing up a story that any good writer would throw away. Its vision ...
If I had my way books would not be written in English, but in an exceedingly difficult secret language that only skilled professio ...
Did you ever hear the story about the fighter that was losing badly to the other guy? He's getting the hell kicked out of him and ...
Yet if strict criticism should till frown on our method, let candor and good humor forgive what is done to the best of our judgmen ...
Becoming more flexible, open-minded, having a capacity to deal with change is a good thing. But it is far from the whole story. Gr ...
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