Word pictures

“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” 

—Anton Chekhov

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3 comments ↓

#1 JoJo Tabares on 04.28.10 at 6:25 am

I like this!

#2 Kim on 04.28.10 at 8:31 am

I do too, JoJo! It’s a great reminder that descriptive writing should show rather than tell.

#3 amy in peru on 04.28.10 at 7:39 pm

ahhh. love it.

amy in peru

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