Amwriting Quotes

Quotes tagged as "amwriting" (showing 1-25 of 25)
Jacob Nordby
“Writer's block is just another name for fear.”
Jacob Nordby

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“We sometimes reveal how ignorant or bored we were when we read a book by giving it 5-stars.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Richelle E. Goodrich
“What I've learned about writing is that sometimes less is more, while often more is grander. And both are true.”
Richelle E. Goodrich

Jacob Nordby
“With poetry and writing, the question isn’t “do you know the right words?”.
The real question is, “can you make words from the unwordable, chisel blocks of raw silence into shapes and touch our souls?”
Jacob Nordby

Don Roff
“Don't think about the writing process too much. Just do one thing: tell the motherfucking story.”
Don Roff

Charlotte Eriksson
“I learn my world through writing.”
Charlotte Eriksson

Davee Jones
“This whole show vs tell concept both bewilders and challenges my mind.”
Davee Jones

Ace Antonio Hall
“To fully encapsulate my creativity, I read to inhale, write to exhale. The whole process helps me breathe story.”
Ace Antonio Hall, Lord of the Flies: Fitness for Writers

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Whenever I encounter writer’s block, I stop writing … with my hands; and I then start writing with my legs.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Jesse Abundis
“There's a darkness to everyone, you just have to let it out to see the world in new eyes.”
Jesse Abundis

Ana Claudia Antunes
“Life's like a book: What matters is the hook.
Be it short or long, just live it strong.
Whether it's five stars, or how near or far, just soar!”
Ana Claudia Antunes, A-Z of Happiness: Tips for Living and Breaking Through the Chain that Separates You from Getting That Dream Job

Allison J. Kennedy
“Writing is the one thing I know I will never grow tired of in life; the one thing I could do until the day I die and still feel like I haven’t done enough.”
Allison J. Kennedy

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“If e-book readers were invented before print books, (petty things such as) the smell of ink would have been some people’s only reason for not abandoning e-books.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

T.D. Mulhern
“I would like to write my life story, but it seems to write itself.”
T.D. Mulhern

T.D. Mulhern
“She had an ability to love that went beyond my ability to grasp the slightest concept of what love was.”
T.D. Mulhern, Suave Man Blues

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“It’s easy to write a sentence, paragraph, or book. What’s difficult is writing the best sentence, paragraph, or book, you can write.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Don Roff
“You cannot write your character until you know how he or she thinks, until you know what their philosophy is in the world that they occupy.”
Don Roff

“Love Will Find You, Always.”
Alice VL

Shaun Hick
“Inspiration is the timid beast that comes to your open hand once you’ve fallen asleep having given up trying to coax it from its hiding place.”
Shaun Hick

“No one can tell your story so tell it yourself. No one can write your story so write it yourself.”
Unsure

Rob  Burton
“A novel is basically a series of short stories wedged together, sometimes with shaky bridges.”
Rob Burton

“My editor once told me semi-colons were like fine champagne, to be served sparingly. She's obviously never seen me with a bottle of Brut.”
DW Plato, Glue