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  • ...e to terms with themselves through the plot. Character is the focus. Genre fiction is plot driven. The plot drives the character or characters to examine their lives as well, but it i...
  • ...ven though I left out some of the truths I could have told, because it was too threatening to them, I am guessing here, to have someone who would examine the past and ask nosy questio...
  • ...g our thighs). Instead take an interest in the feeling state itself, naked of any material object including a body. Just the state. listen to it, examine it and then write about it. ...
  • ...ever felt it, but I have never had the security of being a 'kept woman' either! Perhaps none of us can wholly escape our own past until we really examine our fears, and either accept...
  • ...ad been rejected by others : It's an unconventional fiction genres fusion. If the agent and the editor hadn't requested changes that forced me to examine my motives and my manuscript...
  • ..., I felt I really had a better book at the end of the process.(As a frequent editor of other people's work, this was also quite an opportunity to examine my attitude in the service of...
  • I always stop and examine what's going on with me when I experience bitter jealousy. It's a reminder of whatever I've been neglecting, ignoring . . . what I'm not giving myself.
  • ...he was working on a figure for his Sculpture class. He was so engrossed in what he was doing, he barely knew I was there. When he stepped back to examine it, I said, "What is it going...
  • ...e more money - a lot more money now than it would have cost me originally (you can't beat zero). So with all the steps involved, you need to also examine your attitude: If you're anxi...
  • ...more after being judged safe. We can't possibly anticipate everything that could occur, but I think there is merit in the idea that it's time to examine the potential risks and discu...