startledoctopus: ronibravo: i started writing original fiction because of a comment i got on a house md fic i wrote when i was 12 years old. someone said “this is out of character, house and wilson would never act like this.”… Read more

startledoctopus: ronibravo: i started writing original fiction because of a comment i got on a house md fic i wrote when i was 12 years old. someone said “this is out of character, house and wilson would never act like this.”… Read more

Bad books on writing tell you to “WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW,” a solemn and totally false adage that is the reason there exist so many mediocre novels about English professors contemplating adultery. Joe Haldeman (via rachelfershleiser) I cannot reblog this… Read more

Bad books on writing tell you to “WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW,” a solemn and totally false adage that is the reason there exist so many mediocre novels about English professors contemplating adultery. Joe Haldeman (via rachelfershleiser) I cannot reblog this… Read more

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

I’m doing an assignment for my music appreciation course in college and my professor linked me to this site to find out what this quote means, “learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist.” I need your name so I can site the meaning of Picasso’s quote

Hi, and wow!! I am enormously honored that your professor linked you here. Thanks for coming in! I briefly discuss the quote here in an inspirational sense: http://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/47549252841/learn-the-rules-like-a-pro-so-you-can-break-them But to get into the nitty-gritty of what it means: I learned a… Read moreI’m doing an assignment for my music appreciation course in college and my professor linked me to this site to find out what this quote means, “learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist.” I need your name so I can site the meaning of Picasso’s quote

I’m doing an assignment for my music appreciation course in college and my professor linked me to this site to find out what this quote means, “learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist.” I need your name so I can site the meaning of Picasso’s quote

Hi, and wow!! I am enormously honored that your professor linked you here. Thanks for coming in! I briefly discuss the quote here in an inspirational sense: http://writeinspiration.tumblr.com/post/47549252841/learn-the-rules-like-a-pro-so-you-can-break-them But to get into the nitty-gritty of what it means: I learned a… Read moreI’m doing an assignment for my music appreciation course in college and my professor linked me to this site to find out what this quote means, “learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist.” I need your name so I can site the meaning of Picasso’s quote

ancwritingresources: Resource: Writing The Future So you want to write about the future. Whether it’s a dystopia, a utopia, or somewhere in between (perhaps hover-boards finally?), futuristic novels and stories are extremely popular today. But, as with all saturated markets,… Read more

ancwritingresources: Resource: Writing The Future So you want to write about the future. Whether it’s a dystopia, a utopia, or somewhere in between (perhaps hover-boards finally?), futuristic novels and stories are extremely popular today. But, as with all saturated markets,… Read more

Guide to Literary Terms

thewritingcafe: Forms of Literature: Narrative: Involves writings of events, either fictional or nonfictional. Novel: A long fictional story. Novelette: Shorter than a novella. Sometimes considered the same as a novella. Novella: Longer than a short story, but shorter than a… Read moreGuide to Literary Terms

Guide to Literary Terms

thewritingcafe: Forms of Literature: Narrative: Involves writings of events, either fictional or nonfictional. Novel: A long fictional story. Novelette: Shorter than a novella. Sometimes considered the same as a novella. Novella: Longer than a short story, but shorter than a… Read moreGuide to Literary Terms

I think literature is best when it’s voicing what we would prefer not to talk about. Rick Moody (via feellng)

I think literature is best when it’s voicing what we would prefer not to talk about. Rick Moody (via feellng)

The face of children’s literature is about to change

Almost half of U.S. children have a minority background, but you rarely see them in books. One group wants to change that, and research shows more diverse books could lead to a more tolerant generation. I think this is amazing!… Read moreThe face of children’s literature is about to change

The face of children’s literature is about to change

Almost half of U.S. children have a minority background, but you rarely see them in books. One group wants to change that, and research shows more diverse books could lead to a more tolerant generation. I think this is amazing!… Read moreThe face of children’s literature is about to change

The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink. T. S. Eliot (via wordsnquotes)

The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink. T. S. Eliot (via wordsnquotes)

The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink. T.S. Eliot  Everything you love is here (via lovequotesrus)

The purpose of literature is to turn blood into ink. T.S. Eliot  Everything you love is here (via lovequotesrus)