If you can write each day, do it, and meet a quota. Minimum 350 words a day. A baboon can do 350 words a day. Don’t be shown up by a baboon.
Though this be madness, yet there is method in ’t.
If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.
— Stephen King
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.
— Mark Twain
“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone” — Pablo Picasso This is my kick in the butt quote for the week. I want to write. I can’t remember a time when I didn’t … Read More »
“What I try to do is write. I may write for two weeks ‘the cat sat on the mat, that is that, not a rat,’…. And it might be just the most boring and awful stuff. But I try. When … Read More »
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
― Marcus Tullius Cicero
“Reading messed with my brain in an unaccountable way. It made me happy; or something.”
— Salvatore Scibona
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. ~Douglas Adams, The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul And we’re back to Tuesday. Quote day. Had a quote … Read More »
A writer who waits for ideal conditions under which to work will die without putting a word to paper. ~E.B. White Today’s quote, for I have decided that Tuesdays will be quote day, is very fitting for this blog and my writing. … Read More »