“On Writing” by King

Writing is humane, editing is divine.


Writing is humane, editing is divine.
The shorter the book, the less bullshit.
Literature is the purest distellatioj of telepathy.
We’ve got the meeting of the minds.
Your own foreseeing place
The  🍞 of writing is vocabulary.
Use the first word that comes to your mind if it’s apropriate and colorful. Of course, there’s always another word, but it …
Grammar: you rather absorbe or not
Bad grammar produces bad sentences
Nouns name, verbs act.
Passive voice
The road to hell is paved with adverbs
Writing is refine thinking
The vessel where words become more than mere words is the paragraph
You need a room, you need a door, and you need determination to shut that door.
Narration (action) / Description (sensory information) / Dialogues -(well-tuned ear)  where is the plot? Nowhere. Life is plotless.
Stories are relicts
Plot is a jackhammer
The situation comes first
Mental eye
Practice will never make you perfect. Why would it?
Working hard and having fun
Thinking above the curve

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