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Thursday, December 6, 2012

Overheard in the Office: On the Art of Writing

Posted by on Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 2:36 PM

"I used to write the most florid garbage. Now I write concise garbage."

 

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Rujax! 1
Has to be Goldy!
Posted by Rujax! http://rujax.blogspot.com/ on December 6, 2012 at 2:41 PM · Report this
Cienna Madrid 2
As if Goldy could write anything concisely.
Posted by Cienna Madrid on December 6, 2012 at 2:49 PM · Report this
3
No poll asking the readers to identify the speaker?
Posted by Warren Terra on December 6, 2012 at 2:57 PM · Report this
seatackled 4
Goldy.

@2

Was one of the conditions that the statement must be factual?

Posted by seatackled on December 6, 2012 at 3:21 PM · Report this
ArtBasketSara 5
Can't think of anyone... ha! Burn.
Posted by ArtBasketSara on December 6, 2012 at 3:24 PM · Report this
Pick1 6
Man I wish I could write my garbage concisely. Maybe in a decade or two.
Posted by Pick1 on December 6, 2012 at 3:36 PM · Report this
MacCrocodile 7
That sounds like something I would say. I have to assume it was me.
Posted by MacCrocodile http://maccrocodile.com/ on December 6, 2012 at 4:11 PM · Report this
BLUE 8
Now if s/he could just continue on to the most concise then you might have something there.
Posted by BLUE on December 6, 2012 at 6:00 PM · Report this
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That one's Dan.
Posted by floater on December 6, 2012 at 6:14 PM · Report this
Cascadian Bacon 10
Definitely not Mudoody or Goldstein
Posted by Cascadian Bacon on December 6, 2012 at 8:17 PM · Report this
katrat 11
Cienna is a true gem
Posted by katrat http://www.kathrynrathke.com/ on December 7, 2012 at 8:07 AM · Report this

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