Wednesday, June 06, 2007

When Anton Chekhov Talks...

When Anton Chekhov talks, all fiction writers should listen. This week, Chip Scanlan revisits the writing advice the master offered in his private letters. (I've always particularly liked that tip about ridding one's writing of adjectives and adverbs.)

2 comments:

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Erika Dreifus said...

Thanks, anonymous. I appreciate your kind words!