I’m finally back to doing my regular Friday afternoon writing inspiration. And boy, do I need inspiration, because between The Romantics coming out and getting married, I am way behind on all my deadlines. Anyway, this one comes from fellow children’s book author and storyteller extraordinaire, Neil Gaiman: “Stories may well be lies, but they are good… Continue reading Friday Writing Inspiration from Neil Gaiman
There is nothing in the world I enjoy so much as reading. Even the highest moments of writing pale in comparison to being lost in a truly good book. But reading isn’t just a way to pass the time. As a writer, it’s absolutely essential. Read extensively, read diversely, and it’s like a free MFA… Continue reading Friday Writing Inspiration: Famous Writers on the Importance of Reading
This is perhaps the truest writing advice I’ve ever seen. Happy writing!
It’s Friday! Which means it’s time for some inspiration to get ready for a weekend of writing and creating and generally enjoying life! Here’s a great one from Aimee Bender, author of The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, among other things.
I made this writing quote with ReciteThis.com, which is really fun and I just discovered (all the teens who read this, please pardon me for being so behind the times). It’s a good quote to remember for writers. Happy weekend! xo Leah
I have always been a sucker for fun quotes about anything. I used to have an amazing archive in my saved AOL Instant Messenger away messages (in those crazy days before the dawn of Facebook). I think writing quotes are the best. Happy or frustrated, they always give me good inspiration when I need it… Continue reading Great writing quotes for any writing personality