Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Quotes of the Week
Tell a story! Don’t try to impress your reader with style or vocabulary or neatly turned phrases. Tell the story first.
It doesn't matter how many great book ideas you have in your head if you can't finish writing one.
I write only when inspirations strikes. Fortunately it strikes every morning at nine o'clock sharp.
—W. Somerset Maugham
I'm not a very good writer, but I'm an excellent rewriter.
You can't blame a writer for what the characters say.
Commit yourself to the process, NOT the project. Don’t be afraid to write badly, everyone does. Invest yourself in the lifestyle ... NOT in the particular piece of work.
Thoughts fly and words go on foot. Therein lies all the drama of a writer.