Tag: Southern

 Southern by the Grace of God

  “Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.” American novelist, short …

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What was that I just wrote?

I write because I don’t know what I think until I read what I say. – Flannery O’Conner Up until recently I’d not read much, if any, of Flannery O’Conner’s works. But, in my endeavor to be a southern author, and to follow the advice of the successful authors who say you must read, read, …

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