The Lure Of The Pen; A Book For Would-be Authors

Paperback | October 27, 2012

byFlora Klickmann

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Excerpt: ...embarking on a very ambitious programme: we must learn to walk before we can run. The airman does not start turning somersaults the first time he goes aloft (or, if he does, that is the last time we hear of him, poor fellow). It is a mistake to think that the undisciplined wanderings of an untrained mind betoken imaginative genius. It is the way one handles the commonplace that reveals the true artist; and style plays an important part in this, though it is by no means everything! The question of imaginative work is big enough to deserve a volume to itself: much has already been written on the subject, and much remains to be said

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Excerpt: ...embarking on a very ambitious programme: we must learn to walk before we can run. The airman does not start turning somersaults the first time he goes aloft (or, if he does, that is the last time we hear of him, poor fellow). It is a mistake to think that the undisciplined wanderings of an untrained mind betoken imaginative...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:62 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.13 inPublished:October 27, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217802060

ISBN - 13:9780217802062

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