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Sunday Sentence

In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

Whatever else the orchestra says,
the cello insists, You’re dying.

Source: Mary Karr, “Carnegie Hall Rush Seats” (The New Yorker)

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Friday Finds for Writers


Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to enjoy over the weekend. Continue reading ›

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Midweek Notes from a Practicing Writer

Taking a break from a full midweek post here this week. But I’ll be back with the Friday Finds on schedule!

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Monday Markets and Jobs for Writers

Monday brings the weekly batch of no-fee, paying listings of competitions, contests, and calls for submissions—plus jobs for those of us who write (especially those of us who write fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction).
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Sunday Sentence

 

In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

Why does it feel like I’m not the protagonist of my own life?

Source: Amy Kurzweil, Flying Couch: A Graphic Memoir

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Friday Finds for Writers


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