Writing

The first draft is just you telling yourself the story.

Terry Pratchett

Find what you love and let it kill you.

Charles Bukowski

If a poem hasn’t ripped apart your soul; you haven’t experienced poetry.

Edgar Allan Poe

God is in the details, they say. So is the devil.

Margaret Atwood

Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and live and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens.

Carlos Ruis Zafón

When you read the bible, the devil looks back at you through the pages.

David Wong

The world is indeed comic, but the joke is on mankind.

H.P. Lovecraft

You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.

Anne Lamont

If I fall asleep with a pen in my hand, don’t remove it – I might be writing in my dreams.

Terri Guillemets

Nothing of me is original. I am the combined effort of everybody I’ve ever known.

Chuck Palahniuk

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

William Shakespeare

There is no real ending. It’s just the place where you stop the story.

Frank Herbert

Writing is a socially acceptable from of schizophrenia.

E. L. Doctorow

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

Ray Bradbury

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside of you.

Maya Angelou

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at the typewriter and bleed.

Earnest Hemingway

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