Sorry if I’m being a little inactive lately… I think I wasn’t ready to work at the pace I had set, so now I have to adjust things for next week and I fell a little behind. I’m not disappointed, these things happen and I know I will catch up soon 💪🏻
Meanwhile, the only pics I’ve taken are of the books I’m reading 📖
She felt very young; at the same time unspeakably aged. She sliced like a knife through everything; at the same time was outside, looking on. She had a perpetual sense,… of being out, out, far out to sea and alone.
Does anyone else find that their general writing style alters a little depending on what book you’re reading at that moment, if you’re enjoying it, and takes on some of its characteristics? Because I found myself using less punctuation and shorter sentences while I was reading modernist novels such as Mrs Dalloway and The Great Gatsby; and now I’m reading Pride and Prejudice my sentences have got longer again…
I still abuse the semi-colon in full force though, since Woolf and Austen do too so I feel justified lmao
Fear no more, says the heart. Fear no more, says the heart, committing its burden to some sea, which sighs collectively for all sorrows, and renews, begins, collects, lets fall. And the body alone listens to the passing bee; the wave breaking, the dog barking, far away barking and barking.