Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Quotes of the Week
Making a decision to write was a lot like deciding to jump into a frozen lake.
The best work that anybody ever writes is the work that is on the verge of embarrassing him, always.
You're only given one little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it.
I want to write, but more than that, I want to bring out all kinds of things that lie buried deep in my heart.
You must write, and read, as if your life depended on it.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.
Dreaming in public is an important part of our job description.
Talent is a good thing to have if you want to be a writer. But the only real requirement is the ability to remember every scar.
I never reread a text until I have finished the first draft. Otherwise it’s too discouraging.