Literary pet peeves
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Mon Feb 10 05:00:17 EST 2003
On Sun, Feb 09, 2003 at 07:49:02PM -0000, Dorian E. Gray wrote:
> Margaret said...
> > My husband's is the point-of-view switch in mid-paragraph. I believe he
> > still treasures a copy of a particularly crummy novel in which the
> > author managed to switch point of view in mid-*sentence*.
> Those drive me nuts too, though I don't think I've seen many of them in
> published novels. Lots and *lots* on the workshop. :-)
Oh, they annoy me too. I see it a fair bit in fanfic. I think I am
more annoyed by PoV switches than I used to be.
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