Saturday, 26 June 2010
11 Types of Bad Writing Advice
All advice is suspect. I'm not suggesting you break all the so-called rules of creativity you've collected. Only that every tip can be counteracted with its opposite. And some advice is just plain bad for you. If interviewing 76 successful novelists and poets taught me one thing, it's this: advice that one person swears by, another will find ludicrous. Here, then, are 11 types of advice to avoid:
Susan K. Perry, Ph.D.
More here (courtesy Psychology Today)