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Jon Winokur
"When you catch an adjective, kill it…” More on Grammar and Usage:…
Kill the idea of the lone, suffering artist. Don’t make it any harder on yourself. NATALIE GOLDBERG
I have no talent; it's just a question of working, of being willing to put in the time. GRAHAM GREENE #amwriting
All my life, I’ve been frightened at the moment I sit down to write. GABRIEL GARCÍA MÁRQUEZ #amwriting #writing
The only thing more tormenting than writing is not writing. CYNTHIA OZICK
Go to the edge of the cliff and jump off. Build your wings on the way down. RAY BRADBURY #amwriting #writing
To read makes our speaking English good. JOSS WHEDON #amwriting #reading #writing
I see a yellow pad, and my knees get weak, and I salivate. MAYA ANGELOU #amwriting #writing
"Write, if you must, because you feel like writing, never because you ought to write…”…
I choose titles carefully and the titles in some way indicate something deep in the theme of the book. IRIS MURDOCH
"All writers are discontented with their work as it’s being made…”…
There’s many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher. FLANNERY O’CONNOR #amwriting #writing
"You can break a real writer’s hands, and s/he will tap out the words with nose or toes…”…
I just write for me. So the humor in the books is really what I find funny. J.K. ROWLING #amwriting #writing
Multiple exclamation marks are a sure sign of a diseased mind. TERRY PRATCHETT #amwriting #writing
Every story, every incident, every bit of conversation is raw material for me. SYLVIA PLATH #amwriting #poetry
The point of a notebook is to jumpstart the mind. JOHN GREGORY DUNNE #amwriting #writing
We do not write because we want to; we write because we have to. SOMERSET MAUGHAM #amwriting #writing
If I waited until I felt like #writing, I'd never write at all. ANNE TYLER
Critics are like eunuchs in a harem: they know how it's done...but they're unable to do it themselves. BRENDAN BEHAN
A line of dialogue is not clear enough if you need to explain how it's said. ELMORE LEONARD #amwriting #writing
"Reflect on what you're writing from a reader's point of view…”…
I hate #writing. I love having written. DOROTHY PARKER