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Advice to Writers by Jon Winokur
May 09, 2000 | ISBN 9780679763413
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"Best advice I’ve ever received: Finish."  –Peter Mayle

"Cut out all those exclamation marks. An exclamation mark is like laughing at your own joke."  –F. Scott Fitzgerald

"Make your characters want something right away even if it’s only a glass of water. Characters paralyzed by the meaninglessness of modern life still have to drink water from time to time."  –Kurt Vonnegut

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