via Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings Hemingway, Didion, Baldwin, Fitzgerald, Sontag, Vonnegut, Bradbury, Morrison, Orwell, and other literary icons. BY MARIA POPOVA By popular demand, I’ve put together a periodically updated reading list of all the famous advice on writing presented here over the years, featuring words of … Continue reading Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers – Brain Pickings
Affair Free verse by jay The fight that's really lifelong, Above all others is the fierce feud. Fatal, famous, fierce feud. Never forget the long and womb-to-tomb fierce feud. Pay attention to the real romance, the real romance is the most sentimental lie of all. Never forget the schmalzy and emotional real romance. When I … Continue reading Friday Free Verse for #BFFFs – Affair to Remember or Affair to Forget by JayMentor
Lost love is not little Free verse by jay An agreeable acquaintanceship, however hard it tries,Will always be superficial.Agreeable acquaintanceship.Now profound is just the thing,To get me wondering if the agreeable acquaintanceship is ostensible.I saw the the mutual friendliness of my generation destroyed,How I mourned the cheerful cordiality.Now reciprocal is just the thing,To get me … Continue reading Lost love is not little
Friendship Free verse by jay One afternoon I said to myself,"Why isn't the agreeable acquaintanceship more profound?"Never forget the skin-deep and shallow agreeable acquaintanceship.A charming cordiality, however hard it tries,Will always be mutual.Does the charming cordiality make you shiver?does it?Pay attention to the kinship,kinship are the most wooly relation of all.Are you upset by how … Continue reading Friend and Frenemies
End of Drama Free verse by jay I cannot help but stop and look at rhetorician speaker tearjerker. Do tearjerker make you shiver? do they? Pay attention to the dramatization, dramatization are the most pantomimic needle of all. Do dramatization make you shiver? do they? The adventure story that's really cunning, Above all others are … Continue reading End of Drama Free verse by jay
Drama Free verse by jay Tearjerkers, however hard they try, Will always be rhetorician speakers. Do tearjerkers make you shiver? do they? Dramatization, however hard they try, Will always be pantomimic. Does dramatization make you shiver? do they? When I think of saga, I see a tragic story. Never forget the muddled and wooly-minded saga.
I have decided to become a Story Writer and a Story TI have decided to become a Story Writer and a Story Teller going forward. The Udemy Course was very useful so was this Story Generator. See what it produced. Wonderful nO? I did some edits here and there to keep the flow and continuity. … Continue reading Wild Jay A Short Story by Jay
Knowing this will make you give less of a f*ck about what others think I worry too much about what other people think of me. via Knowing this will make you give less of a f*ck about what others think
Dealing with perceptions in my mind's eyes hoping against hope my presuppositions my cognitive bias my hyper criticism brutally and honestly delivered Reacted fiercely Mean machine or Meaning making Machine - who am I ? Interpreted differently Forgetting all the time There could be another way May be it means something else Meanings, judgements passed … Continue reading Mean machine or Meaning making Machine – who am I ?