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The moment a man sets his thoughts down on paper, however secretly, he is in a sense writing for publication.
Three words that still have meaning, that I think we can apply to all professional writing, are discovery, originality, invention. ...
You know that fiction, prose rather, is possibly the roughest trade of all in writing. You do not have the reference, the old impo ...
The headed paper, made for writing home
(If home existed) letters of exile: Now
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A man writes to throw off the poison which he has accumulated because of his false way of life. He is trying to recapture his inno ...
Paper is soft and ink is fluid; it might be better if some pages of this chronicle could be written on chips of granite at the poi ...
How happy the lot of the mathematician! He is judged solely by his peers, and the standard is so high that no colleague or rival c ...
What is to be done with people who can't read a Sunday paper without messing it all up?... Show me a Sunday paper which has been l ...
... oh, I long to prove myself by writing! The best seems to die in me when I give it up. It is the self I love--not this efficien ...
Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand--a business as safe and commendable as ma ...
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