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Without community events like NewFest, I don't think we'd have a queer cinema in America.
Whenever Hollywood gets involved with real life events, certain liberties have to be taken.
There's not a whole lot of events out there on television, especially in the years between Olympic Games.
Above all, a well-imagined story is organized around extraordinary human behaviors and unexpected and startling events, which help illuminate the commonplace and the ordinary.
We crave instant success these days. If you are a really good sprinter and long jumper, you don't want to spend two or three years on a whole new set of events. You're used to doing well and it's difficult to give that up.
A proper family diary with everyone's events and parties in it really helps organise the household.
Tim sends me a fairly ambitious workup in notebook form noting the passages we're going to cover and the chronology of the biblical events, and his commentaries on those things he's read and written.
Jerry B. Jenkins
And I realized that there was no sports reporter, so I started covering sporting events.
In 'A Likely Story,' I wanted to recreate the events, the mood, and the imagery of my life as a teenager. I was thirty-seven when I wrote it.
I'm not really a plot writer - I'm more interested in the characters and sort of small events that propel the story forward.
If I haven't made myself clear, this worrisome chain of events describes the game of the nineteenth century.
I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances.
I'm a fan of meeting readers face to face, at reader events, where we're able to sit down and take some time to talk.
I don't think it's possible to separate out the strands of a writer's history, circumstances, life events, and that writer's themes.
History is what we bring to it, not just the events themselves, but how we interpret those events.
I'll write maybe one long paragraph describing the events, then a page or two breaking the events into chapters, and then reams of pages delving into my characters. After that, I'm ready to begin.
I think people enjoyed LA Law so much, because it was the first show that delved into current events through the prism of the law.
For the first week of the Sian events I was a first aid worker in the streets of Sian.
Personally I estimate about a third of my time is spent on author events, social media and traditional publicity.
Particle physicists may freeze a second, open it up, and explore its dappled contents like surgeons pawing through an abdomen, but in real life, when events occur within thousandths of a second, our minds cannot distinguish past from future.
I have a strong impulse to protect history and time and the lineage of events.
And as a result, I guess I'm just kind of a rubberneck. I'm kind of a - someone who likes to see things and likes to see these events and talk to the people who make them happen. But I don't think journalists are as important as the people they cover.
I had an idea in the beginning to do a book about some of the events that I had covered, just various stories that I've covered. Reporters spend a lot of time telling each other tales about how they covered stories, and that's what this book started out to be.
In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events.
I thought it was possible that O.J. could have done something. It crossed my mind. I was thinking about the events of everything and going, Why did I hear that? I was going, No, it can't be, and just all that stuff was adding up.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
C. S. Lewis
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