Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Quotes of the Week
So long as you write what you wish to write, that is all that matters; and whether it matters for ages or only for hours, nobody can say.
Sing your song. Dance your dance. Tell your tale. Inspire them.
Boys think girls are like books, if the cover doesn't catch their eye they won't bother to read what's inside.
An artist's only concern is to shoot for some kind of perfection, and on his own terms, not anyone else's.
What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story.
——F. Scott Fitzgerald
My own experience is that once a story has been written, one has to cross out the beginning and the end. It is there that we authors do most of our lying.
Words are a lens to focus one’s mind.
Become emotionally involved. If you don't care about your characters, your readers won't either.