EB White on why he wrote Charlotte's Web: "A book is a sneeze"

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  1. pjcamp

    The essence of art is knowing when to break the rules. Art cannot be created by algorithm.

    That said, my favorite part of Strunk and White is when they use my home town paper, the Chattanooga News-Free Press, as an example of a merger occasioning an unfortunate hyphen.

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