I Left My Heart on the Cutting Room Floor

Reviving the “darlings” left behind

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The directive to “kill your darlings” is one of the most challenging and valuable practices we can employ as writers. But how do we pick those darlings? And if those passages are so dear to us, how can they truly be worthy of deletion?

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Author of In the Shadow of the Valley — A Memoir. Read more about my work at bobiconn.com.

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Bobi Conn

Bobi Conn

Author of In the Shadow of the Valley — A Memoir. Read more about my work at bobiconn.com.

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