‘I don’t think any novelist should be concerned with literature.’ – Jacqueline Susann
‘Malnutrition of the reading faculty is a serious thing.’ – Christopher Morley in The Haunted Bookshop
“”I thought you were supposed to be in bed,” said Veronica. “I was, but I couldn’t sleep, your bed is all lumpy,” said Henry. “It’s full of books.”” – Michelle Cooper, A Brief History of Montmaray
“I’ve always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative.” – James A. Baldwin
“Each book was like an underwater cave, and when I rose again to the surface, I was pale and grumpy, resentful of everyone who hadn’t been where I’d been.” ― Mary Stewart Atwell, Wild Girls
“Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.” ― Charles Bukowski
The World Is A Book….
Exercise the wr…
Exercise the writing muscle every day, even if it is only a letter, notes, a title list, a character sketch, a journal entry. Writers are like dancers, like athletes. Without that exercise, the muscles seize up.
– Jane Yolen