Showing posts tagged Stieg Larsson.
x
I am a writer. I create innovative creative and business writing courses. I inspire others to tell their stories. My company's name is Writers Write. My email address is amanda@writerswrite.co.za

Literary Birthday - 15 August
Happy Birthday, Stieg Larsson, born 15 August 1954, died 9 November 2004
FIve Quotes
Crime stories are, as you know, one of the most popular forms of entertainment that exist. If you then try to have something to say… that I have, of course.
Everyone has secrets. It’s just a matter of finding out what they are.
Writing detective stories is about writing light literature, for entertainment. It isn’t primarily a question of writing propaganda or classical literature.
I know what kind of things I myself have been irritated by in detective stories. They are often about one or two persons, but they don’t describe anything in the society outside.
I will write a couple of books and become a millionaire.
Larsson was a Swedish journalist and writer. He is best known for writing the “Millennium series” of crime novels, which started with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. They have sold more than 65 million copies.
Source for Image
by Amanda Patterson for Writers Write

Literary Birthday - 15 August

Happy Birthday, Stieg Larsson, born 15 August 1954, died 9 November 2004

FIve Quotes

  1. Crime stories are, as you know, one of the most popular forms of entertainment that exist. If you then try to have something to say… that I have, of course.
  2. Everyone has secrets. It’s just a matter of finding out what they are.
  3. Writing detective stories is about writing light literature, for entertainment. It isn’t primarily a question of writing propaganda or classical literature.
  4. I know what kind of things I myself have been irritated by in detective stories. They are often about one or two persons, but they don’t describe anything in the society outside.
  5. I will write a couple of books and become a millionaire.

Larsson was a Swedish journalist and writer. He is best known for writing the “Millennium series” of crime novels, which started with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. They have sold more than 65 million copies.

Source for Image

by Amanda Patterson for Writers Write

— 2 months ago with 41 notes
#stieg larsson  #Literary Birthday  #Amanda Patterson  #Writers Write 
Can you write like Stieg Larsson?

Can you write like Stieg Larsson?

— 2 years ago with 7 notes
#Stieg Larsson  #flowchart  #comic  #fiction