Saturday… Just Saying 9/29/2012 Corrected!

Corrected version! Somehow rule #1 went missing. Sorry!

Kurt Vonnegut, 1922-2007

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. was an American writer of speculative fiction. He was at master at combining satire, humor, and humanism. He is best known for Cat’s Cradle, Slaughterhouse-Five, and Breakfast of Champions .

8 Rules from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Vonnegut

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Saturday… Just Saying

Mark Twain, 1835 – 1910

Mark Twain, the pen name for Samuel Langhorne Clemens, is an American author. He is best known for his novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Prince and the Pauper and A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court.

Quote is from http://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/art-of-writing/
Image of Twain is from  commons.wikimedia.org

Saturday… Just Saying 9/15/2012

Elmore Leonard, 1925-

Elmore John Leonard Jr. is an American author if novels and short stories as well as a screenwriter. His began his career writing westerns but switched to crime fiction and suspense thrillers. Much of his work has been adapted for movies and television. He is best known for Get Shorty, Out of Sight, and Hombre.

Leonard’s Ten Rules are from www.writingclasses.com
Photogragh is from Wikimeda Commons

Saturday… Just Saying 9/8/2012

Clarence Budington Kelland, 1881 – 1964

Kelland was a prolific American writer of fiction and short stories, many of which published in the Saturday Evening Post.
He is best known for Opera Hat, which inspired the 1936 film Mr. Deeds Goes to Town.

Saturday Just Saying 9/1/2012

Orson Scott Card, 1951

Orson Scott Card is an American Science Fiction & Fantasy Author noted for novels, Ender’s Game, Ender’s Shadow, and Speaker for the Dead.

Quote from   http://www.quotegarden.com/writing.html
Photo from Wikimedia Commons, Illustration by K LeRosier