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As a creator and director, it’s your job to get an audience as excited and fascinated about a subject as you are. And real life does that.
Ricky Gervais on how he learned to write by trying to outsmart the old write-what-you-know adage, only to fail and find its deeper truth.
Vonnegut articulated the same idea in his 8 keys to the power of the written word.
Complement with the collected advice of 50+ great writers.