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The Little Things
Monday, February 23, 2009 10:29 AM
In the past, I’ve talked about how you can do lots of extra writing that may never go in your story but will help a great deal in writing. Examples of this are when you write a lengthy history and description of some of your characters. Most of this information will never see it’s way into your narrative and shouldn’t but it can be extremely helpful to know exactly... Read More...
Advice from Junot Diaz, Winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Monday, February 16, 2009 5:33 PM
I had the privilege of attending a Q&A with author Junot Diaz today in the FSU English Department Common Room. It was a small intimate setting with only a few undergrads and mostly graduate students and professors. I thought I would pass along some of the advice he had for how to be successful in the art of writing. He focused on the idea that you had to... Read More...

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