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Introducing the 'Shit Rough Draft' Tumblr


It's a comforting thought for any aspiring novelist that even the finest authors struggled on the first draft. Alas, the Shit Rough Draft tumblr, is a work of fiction. That doesn't make it any less funny, mind you.

Here's how they have envisaged the first drafts of literary classics panning out. CLUE: Badly.



Video games as books


40 Favourite books of famous people

Books in movies.jpg

When movie characters read books



The day jobs that inspired famous authors

The 9 to 5s that inspired great literary works

01 Dec 2015

10 underrated novels from great authors

by Joe Ellison

30 Nov 2015

Morrissey’s been nominated for the Bad Sex In Fiction Awards

by Joe Ellison

19 Nov 2015

10 weird writing habits of famous authors

by Emily Badiozzaman

12 Nov 2015

A beautiful Great American Novel map

A literary tribute

12 Nov 2015

Which of These Men is The Greatest Living British Writer?

Have your say in the greatest ShortList issue

09 Nov 2015

This LEGO Star Wars photography series is superb

02 Nov 2015

The 15 best literary vampires

29 Oct 2015

15 things you (probably) didn’t know about George Orwell

19 Oct 2015

The ShortRead: Marlon James

14 Oct 2015