it's a great life, if you don't weaken (matociquala) wrote,
it's a great life, if you don't weaken
matociquala

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where no roads are marked and a black dog is barking

It amuses the heck out of me, how much it annoys me when I can detect my own auctorial voice heavily present in a sentence or a paragraph. And then I want to go back and edit until I can get the tics and characteristic phrasings out.

Hello, Bear? Developing an identifiable style is part of what this is all about. Just, you know, try not to turn into Heinlein.
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