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I shall live badly if I do not write, and I shall write badly if I do not live. – Francoise Sagan


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“Writing itself is one of the great, free human activities.  There is scope for individuality, and elation, and discovery.  In writing, for the person who follows with trust and forgiveness what occurs to him, the world remains always ready and deep, an inexhaustible environment, with the combined vividness of an actuality and flexibility of a dream.  Working back and forth… (more…)


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Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us get up and go to work. – Stephen King


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Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year. – Ralph Waldo Emerson


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What no one may ever understand is that a writer is working when (s)he is staring out the window… (Maybe I should try to explain this to my boss…)


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When I’m writing, I don’t dream much; it’s like the dreaming gets used in the writing. – Ursula le Guin


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Books are no more threatened by Kindle than stairs by elevators. – Stephen Fry


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As a writer you appear to be doing nothing most of the time. – Laurel Speer


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The free-lance writer is a man who is paid per piece or per word or perhaps. – Robert Benchley


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I love writing.  I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions. – James Michener