Today would have been the 89th birthday of the UK writer and philosopher Iris Murdoch. Here's a clip from an old BBC program in which she talks about how writing in each genre is different.
Just for fun, try and imagine a program like this being on American TV- even PBS.
Writing Tip: The Controlling Idea - Every good story has a single controlling idea. All coherent tales express this idea veiled inside an emotional structure we call plot. Once a writer disc...
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