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Subject:Re: Get to the point? From:Sandy Harris <sandy -at- storm -dot- ca> To:TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Sun, 03 Sep 2000 21:25:35 -0400
> > Hemingway's followers would just write:
> > "It rained like hell and the wind nearly blew out the lamp."
> Although way off topic, I wonder if we could solicit styles of writing
> that phrase, by other authors. There must be a web site on that.
There are Bulwer-Lytton awards for bad writing: http://www.best.com/~sbr/
They've even had a book of contest winners published.