Posted tagged ‘writing quotes’

Writing Quotes …. take another dose

February 1, 2009

Words usually have something to hide — you have to shake them until the top pops off and some revelation tumbles out, an insight into some attitude that it would be hard to put your finger on by any other means.
– Geoffrey Nunberg, Going Nucular

You write to communicate to the hearts and minds of others what’s burning inside you.  And we edit to let the fire show through the smoke.
~Arthur Polotnik

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Writing Quotes for the new year….

January 3, 2009

Sometimes we all need a little inspiration … or something to distract us from our lack of it. So here are some quotes on writing I particularly liked.

Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.  ~Anton Chekhov

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