Let's Talk About Chapter Length (again)

Discussion in 'Word Mechanics' started by OurJud, Jul 31, 2016.

  1. Brindy

    Brindy Senior Member

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    As a child reading at bedtime I was always told I could read to the end of the chapter. I always used to have a look to see how far away that was and loved to see a long chapter waiting for me. As an adult I no longer have that restriction, but still find I read to the end of a chapter before breaking off to do something else. Some habits are hard to break.
     
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  2. Steerpike

    Steerpike Felis amatus Contributor

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    You'd really be in a pickle with authors like Scott Smith, who don't use chapters at all :)
     
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  3. tonguetied

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    I type with my foot - open mouth insert foot in case that is not clear. Anyway I apologize if you are a youngster but based on your earlier statement in another thread I drew my erroneous conclusion.
     
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  4. OurJud

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    @tonguetied - no need for apologies. You weren't far off the mark, as it happens, but when you get to this age every year counts.
     
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