You can tell a lot about a writer from the way he or she insults a fellow writer.
What does he object to? What does she value? What are their beliefs about style and content?
There it all is in a quick little put-down!
And here in this infographic from AussieWriter.com are some of the most famous writers’ insults hurled at one writer by another:
What are your favorite writerly insults? Let us know in the comments below.