Featured image by Mark Tulin.
“I can’t write like Mark Twain because I’m not him,” I replied. “I’m Mark Tulin—the same amount of letters, but a different person. And besides, Mark Twain said the n-word two-hundred times in Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. So he’s not someone to emulate.” –excerpt from “On Receiving Unwanted Literary Advice.”
Unwanted literary advice is the pits. Makes me want to get supercilious on their ***.
People who have no clue on writing or are frustrated writers are vulnerable to dumping on others I find. May the fleas of a million camels infest them.
So true. And I like the camels part. 🐫