“Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on.” — Louis L’Amour Today's goal - write something. That's it. Write a chapter, or a page, a paragraph, a sentence, a word. No judgement on what your write or how much you write. Just get in your favorite writing space and write something. Get the faucet going. Give yourself permission to write something awful. Give yourself the benefit of [...]
September 13th is Roald Dahl Day. Did you know his book Matilda is full of helpful advice for writers? Here are 5 favorite quotes from Matilda providing wise advice. “Never do anything in halves. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it’s unbelievable.” (Do not be afraid to go where your imagination takes you.) “She felt fairly confident that with a great deal of practice and effort, she would succeed [...]
Bill Keane (1922-2011) was a famous American cartoonist whose most notable comics appeared in The Family Circus.
What is even more foolish, is to not even try to write because you are afraid of making a fool of yourself. Go and write!