Character Archetypes Masterlist
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When people stop writing, it’s one of two things - they are either really fucking happy or broken beyond repair.
Ming D. Liu (via seelengekritzel)
(Source: mingdliu, via cloudslider)
Close the door. Write with no one looking over your shoulder. Don’t try to figure out what other people want to hear from you; figure out what you have to say.
Barbara Kingsolver (via maxkirin)
The most important thing is to read as much as you can, like I did. It will give you an understanding of what makes good writing and it will enlarge your vocabulary.
J. K. Rowling (via maxkirin)
Good novels are written by people who are not frightened.
George Orwell (via maxkirin)
I know some very great writers, writers you love who write beautifully and have made a great deal of money, and not one of them sits down routinely feeling wildly enthusiastic and confident. Not one of them writes elegant first drafts.
Anne Lamott (via maxkirin)
People say to write about what you know. I’m here to tell you, no one wants to read that, because you don’t know anything. So write about something you don’t know. And don’t be scared, ever.
Toni Morrison (via ktempest)
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Downloaded blurb to see what my scribbles of poetry looked like in book format
HOLY SHIT YOU GUYS I DIDN’T REALIZE I HAD SO MUCH
slightly geeking out and contemplating the idea of ordering a softcover version of it when i’ve finished