Please write! It's very quiet up here in Vermont.
Writing is easy: All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
Everywhere I go I'm asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher. ~Flannery O'Connor
What no wife of a writer can ever understand is that a writer is working when he's staring out of the window. ~Burton Rascoe
It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous. ~Robert Benchley
The first draft of everything is shit.~Ernest Hemingway