Next Noble Pen Meeting
March 21st, 2013 at 7 pm
Scott’s Family Restaurant
1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids
Essays by Robert Louis Stevenson recently turned up, after being unseen for 120 years or more. It makes you wonder whether in 2130 someone will discover an unfinished Nyx 17, Mattais’ Grandchildren, or Fangs 7 manuscript.
Dylan got another commission.
An interesting lecture by Gary Lutz is on line. After some personal background, he discusses what makes interesting sentences. He finds a lot of depth in simple words.
Ciuin discussed a book called It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences that gives humorous-by-exaggeration examples, to make you more aware of the subtle problems you might be having.
Nick (double-the end of the Knight story)