David Zobel: The Fleeting Fame of Bad Prose The annual Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest judges the year's worst-written sentence. David Zobel talks about how his win at this contest changed his life -- for a short time.
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David Zobel: The Fleeting Fame of Bad Prose

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David Zobel: The Fleeting Fame of Bad Prose

David Zobel: The Fleeting Fame of Bad Prose

David Zobel: The Fleeting Fame of Bad Prose

Only Available in Archive Formats.

The annual Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest judges the year's worst-written sentence. David Zobel talks about how his win at this contest changed his life — for a short time.