Elmore Leonard on writing

Elmore Leonard lays out his ten personal rules of writing. This is just his list of preferences, mind you, but there are some real gems in the list. The piece is titled Easy on the Adverbs, Exclamation Points and Especially Hooptedoodle. Enjoy.


One Response to “Elmore Leonard on writing”

  1. John C.
    26. February 2004 at 13:13

    My recently completed novella opens with a prologue and has some fairly detailed character descriptions. ;)