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I haven't finished reading any Stephen King novels. Describing himself, King said he has literary elephantiasis. I agree with him. His novels are verbose. His short stories, on the other hand, are succinct. I recommend Skeleton Crew. It is a collection of short stories. One of the stories details a man stranded on an island without food. What does he do? He succumbs to cannibalizing himself. Scary and hilarious at the same time. The story is called Survivor Type. Enjoy!

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That's why we write anything, really. You just going to write for yourself? Keep all the juicy stuff hidden? Sweep it into a closet or something?

Shorts stories hone in like radar crunched missile attacks with a decent writer. This is usually how one learns the trade and develops quicker thinking, in my opinion.
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That's why we write anything, really. You just going to write for yourself? Keep all the juicy stuff hidden? Sweep it into a closet or something?

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Like quicksand at the moment. Somebody throw me a rope!

I haven't been creative for some time. But if I can push/poke someone listening to be creative, then it makes my downtime tolerable.


Shorts stories hone in like radar crunched missile attacks with a decent writer. This is usually how one learns the trade and develops quicker thinking, in my opinion.
how's your juicy dirt hangin'?

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Like quicksand at the moment. Somebody throw me a rope!

I haven't been creative for some time. But if I can push/poke someone listening to be creative, then it makes my downtime tolerable.
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