Sunday, August 19, 2012

Rewrite 30 or 40 Times.

“It has been said that Ernest Hemingway would rewrite scenes until they pleased him, often thirty or forty times. Hemingway, critics claimed, was a genius. Was it his genius that drove him to work hard, or was it hard work that resulted in works of genius?”
-James N. Frey-
author of 
How to Write a Damn Good Novel: 
A Step-by-Step No Nonsense Guide to Dramatic Storytelling

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