modern day writing
When you stop you are as empty, and at the same time never empty but filling, as when you have made love to someone you love. Nothing can hurt you, nothing can happen, nothing means anything until the next day when you do it again. It is the wait until the next day that is hard to get through.
We often assume that great things are done by those who were blessed with natural talent, genius, and skill. But how many great things could have been done by people who never fully realized their potential? I think many of us, myself included, are capable of much more than we typically produce — our best work is often still hiding inside of us.
Writers who are fond of modern language use short paragraphs and sentences.
There might be a bundle of arguments on this issue when it comes to what style to select to get more praises from the audience. It is better to combine both the styles to make a stunning success in your writing.
What work have you done that you feel has had the greatest impact?
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Wiser, a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and co-founder of Archetype Press, has designed more than 250 book titles. Wiser discussed how the process of designing books has become much easier as technology has grown, but the focus of his art has shifted from his process of creation to the final result.
“But [my editor] said, ‘we’ve really got to keep it $30 or under as the price and so you’ve got to cut out 40 pages,’” Yagoda said. “Now why that would make it $30, I don’t know. But I cut out those 40 pages, and I regret it.”
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