Writing Quotes

Having three deadlines going at one time seems to hamper my ability to come up with a nice blog post for this week. Since I also needed some inspiration to get me through this week, I thought I would share with you some of the writing quotes I have been using to help me along the way.

IF you want to be a writer, you MUST do two things ABOVE all others: READ a lot & WRITE a lot. ~Stephen King


There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed. ~Ernest Hemingway


Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia. ~E.L. Doctorow


The write by nature a dreamer – a conscious dreamer. ~Carson McCullers


A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit. ~Richard Bach


Forget all the rules. Forget about being published. Write for yourself and celebrate writing. ~Melinda Haynes


If I waited till I felt like writing, I’d never write ~Anne Tyler


The secret of becoming a writer is to write, write and keep on writing. ~Ken MacLead


If you don’t think there is magic in writing, you probably won’t write anything magical. ~Terry Brooks


To survive you must tell stories. ~Umberto Eco


You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you. ~Ray Bradbury


Don’t be “a writer.” Be writing. ~William Faulkner


My two favorites:

Writers aren’t exactly people….they’re a whole bunch of people trying to be one person. ~F. Scott Fitzgerald


You can make anything by writing. ~C.S. Lewis


Hopefully these help you like they have me.


Keep Writing!


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