Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, Star Trek: TNG/DS9/VOY/ENT, Sherlock, Pacific Rim, X-Men (movieverse), MCU.
WHY IS IT SO IMPORTANT TO ME FOR TWO FICTIONAL CHARACTERS TO KISS
WHAT WENT WRONG IN MY LIFE I DON’T UNDERSTAND
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Reading things I wrote as child is terribly awkward. In my teenage years my confidence as a writer dwindled to nothing, and I have only recently begun to write again. The lack of development brought on by my long break means that the things I wrote in Swedish just a couple of years ago to differ very little language-wise from the things I wrote as a child. As a twelve year old writer, I was absolutely brilliant. Today, I can only hope to be average.
This is a bit random, but I just can’t let go of a comment I read on Youtube a few days ago. I was watching an interview with Sebastian Stan, and in the comments, people where talking about how nice his voice is and how much they would love to hear him tell them a story. Then, someone remarked that since Stan is not completely fluent in English, it wouldn’t be a very good story.
I just –
Apart from the fact that this person has some pretty high standards when it comes to language, why the fuck would a slightly limited vocabulary and imperfect grasp of grammar make it impossible to tell a compelling story? That is not how storytelling works.