The measure of artistic merit is the length to which a writer is willing to go in following his own compulsions. ~ John Updike ~
There is no idea so brilliant or original that a sufficiently untalented writer can’t screw it up. ~ Raymond Feist ~ via GIPHY
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it; Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~
To the composition of novels and romances, nothing is necessary but paper, pens, and ink, with the manual capacity of using them. ~ Henry Fielding ~ *I’m on a writing retreat. Apologies for any delay in replying to your comment.
The ideal view for daily writing, hour for hour, is the blank brick wall of a cold-storage warehouse. Failing this, a stretch of sky will do, cloudless if possible~ Edna Ferber ~ *I’m on a writing retreat. Apologies for any delay in replying to your comment.