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by Vandersun
September 7th, 2010, 5:39 am
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: What superpower would you want?
Replies: 36
Views: 9648

Re: What superpower would you want?

I would totally love to be able to borrow other people's talents from them. Just to sing like Katy Perry for a day, or play the guitar like John Mayer, or be able to swim as fast as Phelps at a swim team meet. That would be RAD.
by Vandersun
September 7th, 2010, 5:31 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: How do you know when to end a chapter and start a new?
Replies: 17
Views: 5963

Re: How do you know when to end a chapter and start a new?

Take Shakespeare, for example. When I think of creating chapters for a book, it helps me to think of each chapter as the scene of a play (or a movie if you prefer). I'm very visual that way, so if you think of a scene of dialogue or action or whatever it is you want to happen in that moment--that gl...
by Vandersun
August 25th, 2010, 5:45 am
Forum: Writing
Topic: How do you get yourself to write?
Replies: 40
Views: 10533

Re: How do you get yourself to write?

I completely agree with whoever it is that said "go somewhere, plant butt in chair, and write" (or some variation therof). Lately, I've been one of those who is constantly wearing an excuse. "Oh, I deserve a break," or "Work was so grueling today, my creative juices are sapped." But really? There ne...