Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Quotes of the Week
If you do not breathe through #writing, if you do not cry out in writing, or sing in writing, then don't write.
I made mistakes in drama. I thought drama was when actors cried. But drama is when the audience cries.
There is only one way to work—Like Hell.
Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.
Writing a book is like telling a joke and having to wait two years to know whether or not it was funny.
—Alain de Botton
You fail only if you stop writing.
Once a story has been written, one has to cross out the beginning and the end.
I write to find what I have to say. I edit to figure out how to say it right.
The best work that anybody ever writes is the work that is on the verge of embarrassing him, always.