Beginning today, I will be posting the Best Sentence of the Day from my continuing dissertation grind.
Best Sentence of the Day is simply the thing I wrote today that I am digging the most.
I hope the cummulative effect of these Best Sentences will be a lovely cut-up version of my dissertation. Also, I like things that are taken out of context.
These sentences will be posted in my new Best Sentence blog.
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Woofe. Of the Virginia flavor.
She prefers to say "wreckage of men" because, you know, they're like, messy n'shiznit and leave the toilet seat up all the time.
One trick I found helped me to avoid dispair was to fill a binder with colored paper, marked by chapter, of the expected length of the final manuscript.
Everytime I finished a chapter, I swapped it for the colored paper. This gave me a ready visual reminder that progress was being made, however slowly.
I think I will borrow the idea for best sentence of the a publication I read today.
keep up the good work and good luck with your writing.
Ha! I still use the distracted work mode too. It really does relax my internal editor and allow me to write as if I am working with my hands, instead of with just my thoughts. Writing becomes more like art, like drawing, like collage (used to always have tv/movie distraction for that, too). It takes form.
I think this might be genetic. But I never use the Princess Bridge anymore. More likely, PBS or Oprah.
ah, but Oprah is only on for one hour a day, whereas VH1 will rerun at least 8 hours worth of Princess Bride... :) But poker tournaments are really the best.
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