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The Writer's Chapbook: A Compendium of Fact, Opinion, Wit, and Advice from… (edition 1999)

by George Plimpton (Editor)

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A miscellany of advice, quips, and observations culled from interviews covering topics such as motivation, work habits, and critics.
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Title:The Writer's Chapbook: A Compendium of Fact, Opinion, Wit, and Advice from the Twentieth Century's Preeminent Writers (Modern Library)
Authors:George Plimpton (Editor)
Info:Modern Library (1999), Edition: Rev Sub, 432 pages
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I don't know exactly how it's done. I let it alone a good deal.

--Saul Bellow
A writer is somebody for whom writing is more diffult than it is for other people.

--Thomas Mann
There are three rules for writing the novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.

--Somerset Maugham
READER: Miss Moore, your poetry is very difficult to read.

MARIANNE MOORE: It is very difficult to write.
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