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    Posted: 27 Jul 2006 at 4:01pm
Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

No - but Lou Gossett Jr. did call me Mayonaise once and made me do countless pushups.
 
At least he didn't kick you where it counts.  That scene still makes me wince.
 
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Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

No - but Lou Gossett Jr. did call me Mayonaise once and made me do countless pushups.

 
That's hot.
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Hey - what could I do?  I had no where else to go...
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Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

No - but Lou Gossett Jr. did call me Mayonaise once and made me do countless pushups.



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No - but Lou Gossett Jr. did call me Mayonaise once and made me do countless pushups.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote trike Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 27 Jul 2006 at 2:55pm
Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

Originally posted by ABEAR111 ABEAR111 wrote:

Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

I don't need to pay someone to tell me "you're talented - but it needs polish".


What do you think about this deal with "Writer's Bootcamp" giving feedback after all is done.  Could be great or it could be like those guys who stand on the corner in the French Quarter trying to sell you a time share.  Just wondering - you know anything about them?
 
As all can see - I did not question Writer's Bootcamp, so please stop quoting me as if I did... thanks.


[senatormccarthy] Are you now or have you ever been affiliated with Writer's Bootcamp, questioned Writer's Bootcamp, or talked casually with someone about Writer's Bootcamp? [/senatormccarthy]
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Originally posted by Willie Willie wrote:

Doug,
 
I don't consider it fantasy because it really takes mythical characters and puts them in ordinary life - as well as the same storyline running with ordinary folks.
 
Bill
 
 


Oh, so you're doing something like what the Coen Brothers did with the cyclops from The Odyssey when they translated him to a one-eyed Bible salesman in O Brother, Where Art Thou?

Although that movie can reasonably be typed as part of the magical realist genre, that particular character wasn't all that fantastical.  (I think that came to mind because John Goodman played him.)

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Originally posted by ABEAR111 ABEAR111 wrote:

Come on, Willie, she's a good egg.
 
Why, thank you.Embarrassed
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Originally posted by aurora68 aurora68 wrote:

Originally posted by ABEAR111 ABEAR111 wrote:

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Aurora did it!
 
Aurora smiles sheepishly at Willie.
 
                                                      AURORA
                                Guilty as charged.  Please do forgive me? 
                                As god is my witness, I'll never misquote you
                                again.
Come on, Willie, she's a good egg.
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Originally posted by ABEAR111 ABEAR111 wrote:

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Aurora did it!
 
Aurora smiles sheepishly at Willie.
 
                                                      AURORA
                                Guilty as charged.  Please do forgive me? 
                                As god is my witness, I'll never misquote you
                                again.
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