Posts tagged ‘writing’

December 2, 2013

Quote of the Day: Pete Hamill

Writing is the hardest work in the world not involving heavy lifting. 

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August 12, 2013

Quote of the Day: Edna Ferber

Life can’t defeat a writer who is in love with writing, for life itself is a writer’s lover until death.

June 26, 2013

Quote of the Day: Justin Cronin

Writing is a job: you must show up.

April 8, 2013

Quote of the Day: Stephen Leigh

You may be able to take a break from writing, but you won’t be able to take a break from being a writer.

March 27, 2013

Quote of the Day: Bo Bennett

A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.

February 28, 2013

Quote of the Day: Robert A. Heinlein

Writing is not necessarily something to be ashamed of, but do it in private and wash your hands afterwards.

October 22, 2012

Quote of the Day: Alexei Panshin

No tale tells all.

October 2, 2012

Quote of the Day: Anton Chekhov

My own experience is that once a story has been written, one has to cross out the beginning and the end. It is there that we authors do most of our lying.

September 28, 2012

Quote of the Day: Henry David Thoreau

Not that the story need be long, but it will take a long while to make it short.

September 19, 2012

Quote of the Day: Douglas Adams

I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.