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"You weren't actually in the dream, but you did do the voice-over."
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Hargraves stopped and studied the fresh tracks. Too deep for bobcat... too big for black bear... No, these belonged to the most dangerous animal of all! Man!
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"It was Saturday night. The clock on my office wall showed the time to be eleven-forty-five. There are times when a private eye does not necessarily feel like being a private eye. This was one of those times. The elevator door down the hall clanked open with a clank familiar to anyone on the fourth floor who had had an office on the fourth floor for as long as I had had an office on the fourth floor. Footsteps came down the darkened hall and stopped outside my door. They were the footsteps of a
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"I love my unreliable narrator. You?"
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"You must believe me, Jane. I have excellent narrative skills."
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"It's James Earl Jones from Verizon again—he wants to know if we still respect him as an actor."
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"I've found my voice, Penny. It's deep, wise, and compassionate."
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The extremely unreliable narrator.
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'No no no - the narrator didn't say that, he said this...'
"Is the untrustworthy narrator who hijacked your novel among this group?"
'I swear it was six-feet tall and at least two hundred pounds. I fought it for an hour and almost had it in the water when the line snapped!'
"I'm looking for a GPS with Morgan Freeman's voice. Maybe my husband will listen to it."
Tags:narrate, narrates, narration, narrator, narrators, voice, voices, voiceover, voiceovers, voice over, voice overs, satnav, sat nav, satellite navigation, gps, soothing, commanding, gender stereotype, gender stereotypes, asking directions, asking for directions, stereotype, stereotypes, listen, listening, listening skill, listening skills
'No, you're looking for St. Peter, the fellow sitting over there. I'm the Omniscient Narrator.'
Sign in a bookshop window offers chance to meet the narrator of the audio book.
Tense moments for both the off-duty cop and the off-duty purse snatcher.
'Undaunted, Colonel Brummel forged ahead through dense brush and sweltering heat.'
Steam of Consciousness
Tags:conscious, conciousness, stream, stream of consciousness, thought, mind, psychology, literature, literary, technique, sensation, emotion, feeling, novel, writing, writer, book, awareness, aware, mental, process, thought, perception, reality, woolf, faulkner, joyce, fiction, narrator, narration, art, artist