I saw these scrolling past in my twitter feed and marvelled how insightful and instructive they are. #8 will set you free. #7 will make you a far better writer. [DE]
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 20: Joyce Carol Oates, acclaimed US Novelist, appears at a photocall prior to participating in the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2012 on August 20, 2012 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Edinburgh is the world's first UNESCO City of Literature, and this year approximately 800 authors will participate in the literary festival. (Photo by Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert/Getty Images)
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Joyce Carol Oates Writing Advice: 10 Tips Tweeted By Author
Joyce Carol Oates is one of our favorite writers and writing personalities. A prolific tweeter, the 75 year old today put out 10 pieces of great advice for writing on her Twitter account. Check them out below, and let us know what you think in the comments!
10 WRITING TIPS (free): 10) Write your heart out.
9) Read, observe, listen intensely!--as if your life depended upon it.