Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Quotes of the Week
There were times I thought I'd never sell another book, but I never doubted I'd write another book.
—George R.R. Martin
Be sure not to discuss your hero's state of mind. Make it clear from his actions.
The story I am writing exists, written in absolutely perfect fashion, some place, in the air.
The most important lesson in the writing trade is that any manuscript is improved if you cut away the fat.
—Robert A. Heinlein
Never use a long word where a short one will do.
As a writer, one spends a lifetime...trying to minimize, if not eliminate, the distance between language and thought.