Ah, Charlie!

15 August 2010 at 09:18 Leave a comment

After recommending a threatening editor as the best motivator for writing, our Charlie goes on to give more helpful advice about the writing process:

“To function efficiently as a writer, 95% of your brain has to teleport off into nowhere, taking its neuroses with it, leaving the confident, playful 5% alone to operate the controls. To put it another way: words are like cockroaches; only once the lights are off do they feel free to scuttle around on the kitchen floor.”

Nice.

 

Seriously, follow the links and read everything this man has written.  You’ll laugh.  Promise.

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Je vous remercie, TSF “You’re drunk, Varro!”

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