Stephen King about writing (“On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft”, 2000) - One of the really bad things you can do to your writing is to dress up the vocabulary, looking for long words because you’re maybe a little bit ashamed of your short ones. This is like dressing up a household pet in evening clothes.
pick reportpicture source
> Quotes by Stephen King
> Quotes about writing

Copy this HTML code to share this image on your website:

Format Landscape Portrait Square
Back Black White Photo
Width px

One of the really bad things you can do to your writing is to dress up the vocabulary, looking for long words because you’re maybe a little bit ashamed of your short ones. This is like dressing up a household pet in evening clothes.
 Stephen KingOn Writing: A Memoir of the Craft (2000). copy citation

edit
Author
Source
Topic
Date
2000
Language
English
Reference
Note
Weblink

Meaning and analysis

write a note