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laurel-anne-hill's picture
Jul.19.2011
Go to the front page of the July 19th Wall Street Journal for an entertaining article about Victorian underwear.  The title of the article is "How to Undress a Victorian Lady in Your Next Novel," by Alexandra Alter. Earlier today, I provided a web address for the corresponding video...
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Feb.11.2010
People who want to be artists/writers often say, “I don’t have any discipline.” We imagine discipline as a character trait we do or don’t have, just as we imagine that talent is something we’re somehow born with, rather than a set of abilities developed over time. Very often, what looks like “lack...