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One of my most frequently-offered pieces of writing advice

The equine steed haughtily crested the gently-rising berm.


The fucking horse came over the fucking hill.

If that isn’t interesting enough within the context of your story, your story cannot be rescued by savaging a perfectly innocent thesaurus to death and cannibalizing its corpse.

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