Why I Write….

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Abstract

The article highlights the author's claims about his writing strategy and choice of topics. The author recalled how he came up with the idea of writing about the story of former silent film star William Haines. He claimed that his book "Wisecracker: The Life and Times of William Haines" convinced many people of the rich untold stories about gay lives. He emphasized that good stories are only good if they can be supported and documented.

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  • 1940-
  • AUTHORSHIP
  • HEYEN
  • LITERARY style
  • PLOTS (Drama
  • WISECRACKER: The Life & Times of William Haines (B
  • William
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  • novel

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  • William J Mann

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