Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Quotes of the Week
I write to find what I have to say. I edit to figure out how to say it right.
Writing is a socially acceptable form of getting naked in public.
Maybe the hardest thing in writing is simply to tell the truth about things as we see them.
I only lie when I have to, but I have to a lot.
—Mark Twain (from Huckleberry Finn)
Write hard and clear about what hurts.
You must write. It’s not enough to start by thinking. You become a writer by writing.
Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.