Monday, September 13, 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Quotes of the Week

A lot of people talk about writing. The secret is to write, not talk.
—Jackie Collins

You have to know how to accept rejection and reject acceptance.
—Ray Bradbury

There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they'll take you.
—Beatrix Potter

Start writing. I don't mean to sound dismissive, but START WRITING. There is NO SUCH THING as "too late" in the arts.
—Patton Oswalt

Don't be a writer. Be writing.
—William Faulkner

You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
—Jack London



Thursday, September 2, 2021

Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Quotes of the Week

Don't be seduced into thinking that that which does not make a profit is without value.
—Arthur Miller

The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.
—Ernest Hemingway

There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
—Joseph Brodsky

What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story. 
—F. Scott Fitzgerald

Women want love to be a novel, men a short story.
—Daphne Du Maurier

I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.
—Anne Frank

Not all those who wander are lost.
—J.R.R. Tolkien

Style is a very simple matter; it is all rhythm. Once you get that, you can’t use the wrong words.
—Virginia Woolf