“For Writers …” by “Guardians of the Galaxy” Writer-Director James Gunn

I’m sure you know who James Gunn is. Filmmaker. The man behind Marvel‘s insanely popular and successful Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, whose latest installment grossed¬†$146.5 million during its opening weekend and is on track to be the fifth Marvel title to hit $1 billion at the global box office.

Yeah, you know him.

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Erica Jong’s 20 Rules for Writers

Erica Jong

More than 40 years have passed since Erica Jong published her seminal feminist novel Fear of Flying, and on Tuesday, Sept. 8., she released its pseudosequel, Fear of Dying.

Is Fear of Dying worth reading? I dunno. Perhaps you should ask Roxane Gay.

However, Jong does have, as many writers do, a list of rules for writing, as found on her website. They are as follows: Continue reading “Erica Jong’s 20 Rules for Writers”