9/11

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  1. Bf109_g

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    Hi guys,

    Ever since I was a kid, I've been interested in the FDNY, even though I live a whole world away from the US. I don't know what compelled me to do it, but I have started writing a fictional firefighter's account of 9/11. I know some of you might hate me for doing this, but I can understand where you are coming from. Just wanted to get your views on what I'm doing.

    Cheers,

    James.
     
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    IMO, James, if it's a fictional account, write away. I'd like to see what you have when your done.

    Now, if you tried to pass it off as if you were there and this was a biography or historical account, that would be upsetting to some, for sure.
     
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    Fiction based on history is fine but like Thorlifter said trying to emulate a real account is not a good move.

    What else do you write James? I'm interested in doing Journalism.You have any favourite writers?
    Cheers
     
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    Nice idea and wish you success. But remember there is a difference between North Joisey and South Jersey! :lol: Ask Thunder and Les! I say that because I think afew firefighters actually lived in NJ and worked in the city. I may be wrong.
     
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    Thanks for the links, FBJ.
     
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