Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Quotes of the Week
Writers don’t have lifestyles. They sit in little rooms and #write.
Everything in the world began with a yes. One molecule said yes to another molecule and life was born.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
—Joan Walsh Anglund
The book that will most change your life is the book you write.
Writing is a job, a talent, but it's also the place to go in your head. It is the imaginary friend you drink your tea with in the afternoon.
Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
If you can tell stories, create characters, devise incidents, and have sincerity and passion, it doesn't matter a damn how you write.
—W. Somerset Maugham
An age is called Dark not because the light fails to shine, but because the people fail to see it.
—James A. Michener
If you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story.
The conscious mind is the editor, and the subconscious mind is the writer.
Writers lose themselves in the dark on purpose, and follow the light of strangeness and surprise.