It’s true…if you want to be a writer, READ!
Read an amazing book. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn. Could not put it down! I loved the flow of it, the intelligence of it. I felt smarter reading it. If I met her I’d tell her “You make me want to be a better writer.” (And she’d probably say, “Start with not plagiarizing movies when you compliment someone”.)
The author had a way of describing things that made me think ‘Yeah! That’s exactly how that feels!’ I don’t have the ability to describe things that way.
Then I Googled.
I’ve mentioned before – I get fixated. For instance, when I stumbled on the movie Melancholia, I fell in love with it before I’d even seen it. I loved the movie’s internet page, loved the score.
(Here, check it out, http://www.melancholiathemovie.com/ )
I read interviews about Lars Von Trier and became obsessed with Ophelia, read more about her and then Hamlet. …
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