Writers On Writing Books Writing Quotes

Quotes tagged as "writers-on-writing-books-writing" (showing 1-4 of 4)
Annie Dillard
“Writing every book, the writer must solve two problems: Can it be done? and, Can I do it? Every book has an intrinsic impossibility, which its writer discovers as soon as his first excitement dwindles.”
Annie Dillard, The Writing Life

“Voices have been, and always will be, too afraid to speak with as much volume as a book. That’s why writers write—to say things loudly with ink. To give feet to thoughts; to make quiet, still feelings loudly heard.”
Tarryn Fisher - Mud Vein

C.C. Wyatt
“Working 9 to 5 is structure. But tying lines together all hours of day is structure at its best performing magic.”
C.C. Wyatt, Ferret

“Each of us, along with our ancestors, inhabits the same cosmos. When we tell stories, we enter the stream of human consciousness; we take with us into the Ring of Time the people whom we crossed paths with in our earthly sojourn.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls