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"My wife! My best friend! Advance uncorrected galleys of my new book!"
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"She went off the grid to write a book about being off the grid so she could come back to a better place on the grid."
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'Oh yes we're very proud of him. He's in publishing you know!'
Professor McWit, Didn't Publish, So Perished.
"You know what I wish? I wish there was a foundation that gave grants just to lie fallow for a year or so."
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'A large Federal study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that large federal studies don't prove anything.'
'Can you redo this manuscript, John, and make it less stupid?'
'Too many cliches? Now hold your horses!'
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"It's the terrifying story of a publisher brutally murdered by an author who had his book rejected."
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Vanity Publishing - The customer is always write
Noah's Publisher: 'No, I'm not asking you to lie. I'm asking you to embellish the truth for the sake of marketing...'
Tomb of the unpublished author.
"Your biological clock is ticking, Edwards - you haven't come up with anything in four years."
Tags:biological clock, biological clocks, scientist, scientists, scientific research, research, researches, researching, publish or perish, biologist, biologists, biology professor, biology professors, publish, publishes, publishing, biology lab, biology labs, laboratory, laboratories, new research, tick, ticks, ticking, biology teacher, biology teachers
'I must say, this is the most inspiring and heart-warming revenge memoir I've ever read!'
Disaster strikes Dilmont Publishing.
'This book is so rare it's never been published.'
'Cat on a Hot Tin Streetcar' and 'A roof named Desire' I love 'em Mr. Williams but we'll have to re look at those titles!'
'The manuscript is 'green' because it's typed entirely on the backs of rejection slips.'
'Sorry, too wordy.'
'We recommend you not go on tour to promote your self-help investment book.'
'It's about a little helicopter who goes to a beauty shop - 'The Whirly Bird gets the Perm'!'
'Stop staring at me!!!'
Samuel Schneckenreiter: Born 1939, Published 1959,1961, 1965,1972. . . Perished 2013.