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    Walter Ude (@Walt_Shakes) is an award-winning Nigerian writer, poet and veteran blogger. He is a lover of the written word. the faint whiff of nature, the flashing vista of movies, the warmth of companionship and the happy sound of laughter. He blogs at mymindsnaps.wordpress.com.

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Writerly Thinz: Words of the Day

The whole culture is telling you to hurry, while the art tells you to take your time. Always listen to the art. – Junot Diaz

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  1. Yemie

     /  February 24, 2014

    Nice and deep these words. I just hope by ‘art’, Junot doesn’t mean nudity, raunchiness, indecency and silly pics of some scruffy-looking, dischevelled and malnourished African kids. Perhaps Miley and Brandy can take a cue from the reasoning of this literary great, yes? Psst!

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