Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Quotes of the week
—Robert Louis Stevenson
Ah, good taste, what a dreadful thing! Taste is the enemy of creativeness.
Writing is like breathing, it’s possible to learn to do it well, but the point is to do it no matter what.
—Daphne Du Maurier
The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
—W. B. Yeats
I admire anybody who has the guts to write anything at all.
—E. B. White
Read a lot. Reading really helps. Read anything you can get your hands on.
Play around. Dive into absurdity and write. Take chances. You will succeed if you are fearless of failure.
Any work of art must first of all tell a story.