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The Grump
07-19-2010, 01:30 AM
While reading through the blogs I follow, I found a link to I Write Like (http://iwl.me/).

I was surprised to learn I write like Dan Brown, Kurt Vonnegut and Stephen King. Maybe this is one of the reasons I can't interest an agent in my "kid's stuff". [Hey, you scrounge for excuses where you can find them.]

07-19-2010, 01:38 AM
I got David Foster Wallace and James Joyce.

07-19-2010, 01:42 AM

07-19-2010, 02:35 AM

After reading from the link, I went back and entered:

flooby blooby zapa zapa pie face

This time I got "Neil Gaiman".


king kong was really wrong, he wrote short stories way too long
Which comes out to Kurt Vonnegut.

Harry Potter
Bugs Bunny
Charles de Galle
George Washington
Bella Swan

gets a James Joyce result

It's not totally random, though:

Twas brillig, and the slithy toves. Did gyre and gimble in the wabe
gave Lewis Carroll


07-19-2010, 04:14 AM
... I got Stephanie Meyer.


I'm going to go brood.

Soccer Mom
07-19-2010, 04:35 AM
Not to harsh on anyone (and certainly not to reflect ill of Kay!) but this is our third thread on the topic this week. The others have been combined and currently reside in Office Party. Feel free to go partake of the merriment there.

Happy Writing,