Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Quotes of the Week
All writers have this vague hope that the elves will come in the night and finish any stories.
Why say “very beautiful”? “Beautiful” is enough.
There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
—W. Somerset Maugham
If your book doesn't keep you up nights writing it, it won't keep anyone up nights reading it.
—James A. Michener
A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one, it comes as sincerely from the author's soul.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
No one who loves life can ignore literature, and no one who loves literature can ignore life.
Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.