Stephen King – the Delete key on a keyboard


Stephen King published more than eighty books. He says he writes two thousand words a day. Between the beginning of 1980 to 1999, he published thirty-nine books, totaling more than 5 million words. But writing 2000 words a day for twenty years yields fourteen million words. King must erase almost two words for every one he keeps. He says: “The Delete key is on your machine for a good reason.

(Source: How to fly a horse –  Kevin Ashton.

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Bennie Mostert
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