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The ideas that come to him easily now are things that he will find out of reach when he is older, unless he has a resource such as a notebook to help him.

In JuneKing reread the uncompleted draft and became determined to finish it.

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He went on for about words in this vein. To my way of thinking, that doesnt mean all childlike behavior should disappear -- just become less frequent -- sort of recede into the background. I understand, though, that his English teacher is now looking for examples of figurative speech.

The children stared intently at me, ready to begin their lesson of the glorious civilization of the Aztecs. You're my muse now. A series of vivid memories from adolescence, college, and the struggling years that led up to his first novel, Carrie, will afford readers a fresh and often very funny perspective on the formation of a writer.

Part of the team would also have to be well educated in the use of the English language -- knowing the subtleties of meanings, how to change voice and how to change point of view, and when to do it; this part of the team would, by definition, be skilled.

His cry means that he is hungry, lonely, or wants his diaper changed. Rarely has a book on writing been so clear, so useful, and so revealing.

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The complexity of the story that he turned out in one evening was something that I marvel at, even now.

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On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft