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Colson Whitehead's Rules for Writing

July 29, 2012

Tags: rules for writing, show and tell

"Most people say, 'Show, don’t tell,' but I stand by Show and Tell, because when writers put their work out into the world, they’re like kids bringing their broken unicorns and chewed-up teddy bears into class in the sad hope that someone else will love them as much as they do," writes Colson Whitehead in "How to Write" (more…)