Monkeys with Typewriters: How to Write Fiction and Unlock by Scarlett Thomas

By Scarlett Thomas

Tales are everywhere...

Exploring the nice plots from Plato to The Matrix and from Tolstoy to Toy tale, this can be a publication for somebody who desires to liberate any narrative and learn how to create their very own. With startling and unique insights into how we build tales, this can be a artistic writing ebook like no different. it's going to enable you learn and write higher.

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Now you understand about Time? Time is junk. Time is radioactive. There was something wrong with the house. The agent had not wished to show it or even admit he had such a house listed. It was his young assistant, Abdulla, who took us to #4 calle Larachi on the Marshan. ) We should have known. However, the house looked charming on a quiet side street shadowed by trees. We even thought the little Arab children were cute as they gathered about us smiling: "Fingaro? " The old bearded man who served as guard for the large villa across the street was, we decided, straight out of The Arabian Nights.

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King H in Tanganyika? Or was it? . Policemen back from shadows too? Light across Long Island flickers through the Junk Antennae. Vulture wings husk in the swimming pool. A Cadillac will accrete The Ice. Typical Sights leak o u t . . The Boys drift in from Work H Sling . . They are rebuilding The City Lee Knows in Four Letter Words . . Vibrating Air Hammers the Code Write. The stars out for you . . " A Brown Architect. . Unknown and probably hostile .. Muttering leg in the night. On the Tracks I told .

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