Friday, February 12, 2010

The Story Behind The Story


Here's an interesting post showing some ideas behind the writing of a novel - in this case The Guns of Ponderosa by Chuck Tyrell.


It's amazing what triggers that germ of an idea that grows into a novel. Sometimes it's a title, a name, a place, a character; it seems everyone's got a different starting place.


This is a really interesting article in the story behind the story.

36 comments:

  1. 若對自己誠實,日積月累,就無法對別人不忠了。........................................

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  2. 與其爭取不可能得到的東西,不如善自珍惜運用自己所擁有的........................................

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  3. 生存乃是不斷地在內心與靈魂交戰;寫作是坐著審判自己。......................................................................

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  4. Always read stuff that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.............................................................

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  5. 婚姻對男人來說是賭他的自由,對女人而言卻是賭她的幸福。.................................................................

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  6. 好的開始並不代表會成功,壞的開始並不代表是失敗..................................................

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  7. 若有人問你成功時會不會記得他 試問若你失敗時他會不會記得你......................................................................

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  8. 如果成為一支火柴,也要點亮一個短暫的宇宙;如果是一隻烏鴉,也要叫疼閉塞的耳膜。............................. ...................................

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