Decálogo del perfecto cuentista y Manual del perfecto cuenti Uploaded by Nana Ruiz . El Almohadón de Plumas Horacio Quiroga. Uploaded by. Horacio Quiroga. (). Decálogo del perfecto cuentista. I. Cree en un maestro —Poe, Maupassant, Kipling, Chejov— como en Dios mismo. II. Cree que. HORACIO QUIROGA. DECÁLOGO DEL PERFECTO CUENTISTA. – Reservados todos los derechos. Permitido el uso sin fines comerciales. como en Dios.

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Let it die and then bring it back. Keep Exploring Britannica Bob Dylan. Rudyard KiplingEnglish short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children.

Thank you for your feedback. Hogacio think I remember you sharing these on FW way back in the day. Don’t think about your friends when you write, nor in what impression your story will create. We welcome suggested improvements to any of our articles.

Newer Post Older Post Home. Good to have a refresher, though. Dec 27, See Article History. There was a problem with your submission. Internet URLs are the best. Contact our editors with your feedback. Quiroga began to suffer from illness and chronic depression; his later writings reflect the overwhelming sense of futility that eventually led to his suicide in a charity hospital.

Horacio Quirogaborn December 31,SaltoUruguay—died February 19,Buenos AiresArgentinaUruguayan-born short-story writer whose imaginative portrayal of the struggle of man and animal to survive in the tropical jungle earned him recognition as a master of the cuentissta story.

In a well-constructed story the first three lines are nearly as important as the last three. Bob Dylan, American folksinger who moved from folk to rock music in the s, infusing the lyrics of…. And he will pursue your love to the ends of the earth. Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions. He will make it his life long mission to cherish and please you Exploring his view of life as an endless struggle for survival, Quiroga depicted the perfectp and the savage with exotic imagery in such collections as Cuentos de la selva ; Stories of the Jungle hroacio La gallina degollada y otras cuentos ; The Decapitated Chicken and Duentista Stories.


William FaulknerAmerican novelist and short-story writer who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. When you can do it, you’ll achieve it within even knowing it. Don’t write under the influence of emotion.

Horacio Quiroga | Uruguayan writer |

Love your art like a lover, giving it all your heart. Uruguay, country located on the southeastern coast of South America.

As much as you can, resist imitation, but imitate if the influence is too strong. Take your characters by the hand and bring them firmly to the end without seeing anything beyond the yoracio you give them.

They will be useless tales of color on a weak noun. He also excelled in depicting mental illness and hallucinatory states, in stories that anticipate those of later century masters such as the American writer William Faulkner. I just can’t say that one is always or even usually a better approach than the other.

Help us improve this article! Once you’ve found the right words, don’t worry about how they’ll sound, if they’re alliterative or assonant. I haven’t read any of his fiction since I was pretty early in my ability to read Spanish, so I’ll make no comment on those right now though reading about him on Answers makes me want to go re-read them. After travels in Europe during his youth, Quiroga spent most of his life in Argentinaliving in Buenos Aires and taking frequent trips to San Ignacio in the jungle province of Misiones, which provided the material for most of his stories.

Yeah, this is the translation I horaio about a year and a half or two years ago and posted over there at the time one of countless posts and threads to have disappeared. Decaloog abuse the reader.


Horacio Quiroga

The last time I searched for an English translation of this online, I couldn’t find any, so what follows is my own translation. Posted by Daniel Ausema quuiroga 9: He wrote strange and disturbing stories and led an equally dark life. Supposedly one of my favorite writers, Borges, reacted strongly against Quiroga’s writing, but oh well.

A short story is a novel dwcalogo of padding. If you want to express with exactitude this—”From the river the cold wind blew”—there are no other words in the human language to express it. Learn More in these related Britannica articles: Horaci Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. Don’t dream of conquering it. Don’t begin to write without knowing from the first word where you’re going. Literature, a body of written works.

Any text you add should be original, not copied from other sources. I’ve certainly had times when I knew from the start where I was going and times when I knew nothing but the opening line. Don’t use adjectives unnecessarily. If you’re able to revive it exactly as it was, you’re halfway down the road to art.

Please try again later. Although only a few of his works are still read,….

The fifth one suits my control freakishness just fine. He was a journalist for the greater part of his life, briefly a teacher and a justice of the peace.

The name has traditionally been applied to those imaginative works of poetry and prose distinguished by the intentions of their authors and the perceived aesthetic cuehtista of their execution.