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Book: Famous Authors’ Handwritten Outlines for Great Works of Literature
Gay Talese’s outline for his classic profile “Frank Sinatra Has a Cold” (a magazine article) Famous Authors’ Handwritten Outlines for Great Works of Literature – Flavorwire
Gay Talese Outlines His Famous 1966 Profile “Frank Sinatra Has a Cold” on a Shirt Board
Remarkable glimpse into how authors form their stories: from outlines on notebook paper to neat writing on office walls to what looks remarkably like a modern "mind map" (from Norman Mailer).
The Daily Routines of Famous Writers | Brain Pickings “A writer who waits for ideal conditions under which to work will die without putting a word on paper.” E.B. White #writing #writers #block
Pixar - 22 Rules of Storytelling - Great advice for writers.
I don't care for Nicholas Sparks, but I do like this quote- especially the analogy between the query and a 'sale's pitch'.
Feilen, schärfen und stoppen. Verwerfen. Arrangieren und verbessern. Immer wieder, bis es passt.
Happy 100th birthday, Albert Camus, Complement this lovely poster of his best-known tenets by illustrator Marcela Restrepo with the story of Camus’s WWII friendship with pioneering biologist Jacques Monod.
"The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them." -Mark Twain