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I should have been a painter

Lucian Freud died. He was one of my favorite painters. This photo shows him working on one of my favorite of his paintings.

Lucian Freud at work. Beats pounding a keyboard.

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  1. Good quote. I realize that it applies to my novels, as well. I begin to notice that I am starting to leave behind my instincts and begin slipping in what another writer might do. It’s when our influences begin rising to the surface.

    And that is one of the reasons I rarely read fiction when I am creating my own.