Friday, April 01, 2016

Professional Left Podcast #330

"Never use an adverb to modify the verb 'said'…he admonished gravely.”
-- From Elmore Leonard's "Ten Rules of Writing"

Science Fiction University Writing Prompt.  Deadline April 13 Midnight.  Put “submission” in your subject line.  PASTE your writing into an email.  NO attachments.  Four paragraphs inspired by one of the following images of SF Cover Art:

1 comment:

jim said...

-- it was Camus who observed that every major political revolution resulted in a net increase in state power ... & I'm (barely) old enough to remember when Camus was cool.

-- Canada essentially has abortion on demand, along with a lower abortion rate than the US.

-- the Bobo Paradigm demands that Obama is a would-be compromiser undone by sinister lefty doctrinaire tendencies. Facts are mere icky externalities not immune to the mighty power of shrewd magical catch-phrases if one opts to inhabit the derposphere.