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Perfectly Imperfectt

A cautionary tale: It took Truman Capote many years to write his breakthrough bestseller In Cold Blood. After it was published in 1965, Truman was widely quoted as saying that his next novel, which he tentatively called Answered Prayers, would … Continue reading

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Perfect, Schmerfect!

“I was working on the proof of one of my poems all morning and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again.” Oscar Wilde Hearing other writers talk about writing is so useful! You can pick … Continue reading

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