BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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Advice to school students from Kurt Vonnegut

advice about writingHeard about the letter that Kurt Vonnegut sent to a  group of High School students in New York, but have only just come across this video created by Dogtooth Films, featuring students at Hove Park School in south east England where my niece and nephew went to school – no sign of them though.
It celebrates one of the great American writers of the 20th century  and his advice to young people: “find out what’s inside you and make your soul grow.”
Plus he sets a highly original writing exercise…

photo credit: Jared Cherup via photopin cc

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