Grow Your Twitter Free
Want To Grow Your Twitter?
We help other people find and follow you on Twitter.
Key Info:
Started in 2009
Over 4 million signups
Country targeting provided
We never auto tweet to your timeline
We never auto follow others
We actively moderate our community
Please Share
Please upgrade your browser to make full use of twiends.  chrome

Jon Winokur

I don’t sit down to write a funny story. Every single thing I sit down to write is meant to be sad. LORRIE MOORE #amwriting #fiction
A story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end, but not necessarily in that order. JEAN-LUC GODARD #screenwriting #writing
Man, sometimes it takes you a long time to sound like yourself. MILES DAVIS #music #literature
I’m very selfish: I just write for me. So the humor in the books is really what I find funny. J.K. ROWLING #amwriting #writinglife
Never use a metaphor, simile or other figure of speech which you are used to seeing in print. GEORGE ORWELL #amwriting #writingadvice
I am half agony, half hope. JANE AUSTEN #amwriting #fiction
“Be expected” is an important rule too. It’s a letdown if the comedian doesn’t finally actually really sit on his hat. KINGSLEY AMIS
“Show yourself weighing what’s true, your fantasies, values, schemes, and failures…” Mary Karr's Memoir Checklist: advicetowriters.com/home/2015/10/2…
Prose is like hair; it shines with combing. GUSTAVE FLAUBERT #amwriting #writing #writingtips
I wrote my first novel because I wanted to read it. TONI MORRISON #amwriting #fiction
Any decent writer writes because there’s some deep internal need to keep learning. STEPHEN JAY GOULD #amwriting #writerslife
I read in order to write. I read out of obsession with writing. CYNTHIA OZICK #reading #writing
The fear of plagiarism is inversely proportional to the quality of the screenplay. TONY BILL #screenwriting #writing
I keep going over a sentence. I nag it, gnaw it, pat and flatter it. JANET FLANNER #amwriting #writing
I just know from experience that my instincts are better than my cerebration. GEORGE SAUNDERS #amwriting
What I write is smarter than I am, because I can re-write it. SUSAN SONTAG #amwriting #writerslife
The easiest thing to do on earth is not write. WILLIAM GOLDMAN #screenwriting #writing
It’s such a confidence trick, writing a #novel. The main person you have to trick into confidence is yourself. ANNA DEAVERE SMITH #fiction
I've always loved science fiction. I think the smartest writers are science fiction writers dealing with major things. WALTER MOSLEY
Just as a good rain clears the air, a good writing day clears the psyche. JULIA CAMERON #amwriting #writing #writinglife
The public is a thick-skinned beast and you have to keep whacking away at its hide to let it know you're there. WALT WHITMAN #writinglife
I have been told that the dying words of one famous 20th century writer were, “I should have used fewer semicolons.” LYNNE TRUSS #amwriting
That DELETE key is on your machine for a good reason. STEPHEN KING #amwriting #writing #writingadvice
I carry a notebook with me everywhere. But that's only the first step. RITA DOVE #amwriting #poetry
I work on the assumption, or let it be the fear, that the reader will stop reading if I stop being interesting. CLIVE JAMES
 
Twiends uses the Twitter™ API, displays it's logo & trademarks, and is not endorsed or certified by them. These items remain the property of Twitter.