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17822587 No.17822587 [Reply] [Original]

Define good writing. You can't.

>> No.17822596

writing that is good

>> No.17822597

Clear, lucid, and is able to communicate complex thoughts through the medium of a given human language

>> No.17822599
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the kind of writing that i like
and bad writing is the kind of writing that you like

>> No.17822852

If I like it it’s good. If I don’t like it it’s bad.

>> No.17822867

Spencer wrote a whole book on the subject.
Trivia: Ironically, the man is buried opposite his intellectual opponent - Marx. Marx and Spencer.

>> No.17822921

writing that activates the almonds

>> No.17822939

>masterful composition, artful finesse, directness & clarity, even when making oblique and tangential approaches; reads aloud as unencumbered as the eyes pass over it

>> No.17823790

Mmmmm, chromatic aberration

>> No.17823794

Quantity in proportion to it's quality.

>> No.17823807

>loose definitions I can fit to my taste
Congrats on helping OP

>> No.17823915

Something good which is written

>> No.17824334

i could but i won't
that's the last thing we need, bad writers masquerading as good writers
go read Dune or smth

>> No.17824342

Induces synesthesia

>> No.17824345

my diary

>> No.17824388

he said "good writing" not "good gay porn"

>> No.17824545

unique and intricate. simple as.

>> No.17824889

my posts

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