I can’t believe I’m showing you this, but I’m telling myself it is inspirational or educational. This is from the draft of The Raven Cycle I wrote when I was 19, 13 years and over a million published words ago.
This is the character introductions. Note: Sean = Ronan. And Kavinsky doesn’t even have a name.
Oh it’s so bad- don’t lose your nerve, Stiefvater- hit post-
|English teacher:||Never kill off your main character, it shows poor writing skills
|John Green:||Excuse you
|The BBC:||Excuse you
|Fox:||LETS KILL THEM TWICE
|CW:||LETS KILL THEM A HUNDRED TIMES
|BBC:||Did someone say multiple deaths?
|George R.R. Martin:||KILL THEM, KILL THEM ALL, EVEN THE ANIMALS, THEY ALL HAVE TO DIE!
"1. Sometimes you’ll be like, “HEY EVERYONE LET’S DO SUSHI AND DRINKS AND FUN STUFF TOMORROW NIGHT!” but then tomorrow night comes and you regret everything as you try to weasel your way out of plans that you created. You resent 24-Hours-Ago-You for being so enthusiastic."
"Until you’re about the age of twenty, you read everything, and you like it simply because you are reading it. Then between twenty and thirty you pick what you want, and you read the best, you read all the great works. After that you sit and wait for them to be written. But you know, the least known, the least famous writers, they are the better ones."
I can take care of him. He’s fucking family!
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