In Your Own Words

The first draft of my Newsweek "My Turn" essay is due tomorrow morning, so naturally, I’ve come up with everything else to do instead.  Our other assignment for tomorrow is to read "How to Write with Style" by Kurt Vonnegut.
Take a few minutes to decide if you agree with him or not.
Share your opinion.
 
You would  have to limit what he is suggesting to the genre, I suppose? Or is the writer limited to a genre because of of the sort of person he is?
 
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    great advice.  for blogging, too.
     
    re: "The writing style which is most natural to you is bound to echo the speech you heard when a child."  
     
    Do kids who grew up w/ KJV turn out to be writers of biblical proportion?   Why do Christian school readers go for Victorian writers? 

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