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Writer’s Mail
Tuesdays with Story
May 28, 2015

He said it . . .

“If you tell the reader that Bull Beezley is a brutal-faced, loose-lipped bully, with snake’s blood in his veins, the reader’s reaction may be, ‘Oh, yeah!’ But if you show the reader Bull Beezley raking the bloodied flanks of his weary, sweat-encrusted pony, and flogging the tottering, red-eyed animal with a quirt, or have him booting in the protruding ribs of a starved mongrel and, boy, the reader believes!”
– Fred East (1889-1981), writer of westerns

Who’s up next . . .

June 2 : Pat Edwards (???), Kashmira Sheth & Amit Trivedi (chapter, novel), Cindi Dyke (chapter, North Road), Millie Mader (chapter, Life on Hold), Alicia Connolly-Lohr (chapters 20-21, Coastie Girl), and Andy Brown (chapters, The Last Library).

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