If you haven’t checked out this website yet, I suggest you do. They have great writing prompts and suggestions on how to perfect your writing.
Working Days: The Journals of The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck
On May 31, 1938, John Steinbeck began writing a new novel, a work that would become his seminal masterpiece, The Grapes of Wrath. Throughout the process, he kept a journal. This first entry characterizes the ambition and anxiety that went into the writing of this novel. “New Start Big Writing,” he wrote boldly on the first page. Throughout the week, as we build up to the novel’s 75th anniversary on April 14th, we hope you’ll join us in celebrating one of the great treasures of American literature.
Monday First Sentences | Every Monday, we offer the opening sentences of a Penguin Classic to start the week(via classicpenguin)
Truth be told.
I get angry a lot and when this anger fills me up I feel like destroying everything I set my eyes on…even people. What makes this so bad is that when you realize this anger and you let it fill you up; you also realize how small and invisible you are in the world and universe.
As much as I want to like YA, I don’t think its going to happen.