Wednesday, November 9, 2016
Quotes of the Week
Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too.
If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it.
The first sentence can’t be written until the final sentence is written.
—Joyce Carol Oates
That's one of the nice things about writing, or any art; if the thing's real, it just lives.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
A great book should leave you with many experiences and slightly exhausted. You live several lives while reading.
I don’t have to live in the real world—I'm a fiction writer.
Every voice we hear, every face we see, every hand we touch could become story fabric.