“When I sit down to write a book, I do not say to myself, ‘I am going to produce a work of art.’ I write it…… Read more “Writing Quote Tuesday”
“The road to Hell is paved with works in progress.” Philip Roth Yep. And my road is getting pretty long. How about yours? Enjoyed this post?…… Read more “Writing Quote Tuesday”
“One thing that helps is to give myself permission to write badly. I tell myself that I’m going to do my five or 10 pages no…… Read more “Writing Quote Tuesday”
“You are a writer. The ‘Normal’ ship sailed without you long ago.” Terri Main Well, that explains it!
“Write your story as it needs to be written. Write it honestly, and tell it as best you can.” –Neil Gaiman
“The first eight drafts are terrible.” –Malcolm Gladwell
“When someone is mean to me, I just make them a victim in my next book.” –Mary Higgins Clark Ha! Now that’s the way to do it!
“Reading and writing, like everything else, improve with practice. And, of course, if there are no young readers and writers, there will shortly be no older ones.…… Read more “Writing Quote Tuesday”
This week’s quote comes from Isabel Allende. All stories interest me, and some haunt me until I end up writing them. Certain themes keep coming up: justice,…… Read more “Writing Quote Tuesday “