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Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Writing Quote of the Day

"A story knows what it wants to be...
Your job is to step back and let the characters become real."

G. Neri, St. Petersburg Times Festival of Reading
October, 2009

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Joyce Moyer Hostetter said...

Oh boy is that ever true! I love how the story knows. I might have to lift that quote off your site!

Augusta Scattergood said...

Follow the link on this entry if you don't know G. Neri's books. He has a lot to say, especially about boys and reading. And I'm sure he won't mind the lifting!