Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Quotes of the Week
In any language it is a struggle to make a sentence say exactly what you mean.
You want to be a writer? A writer is someone who writes every day — so start writing.
A writer is someone who pays attention to the world — a writer is a professional observer.
The writer's job is to get the main character up a tree, and then... throw rocks at them.
Work like hell! I had 122 rejection slips before I sold a story.
—F. Scott Fitzgerald
Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.
You start by writing to live. You end by writing so as not to die.
The job of the artist is to remind people of what they have chosen to forget.