Writing Tips And Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 37 Writing Tips And Quotes

#1. Don't let society's defined genre hold you down, be a free spirit and just write, let society be the one to decide where each piece fits in. - Author: Uma Nnenna
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#2. Life's like a book: What matters is the hook.
Be it short or long, just live it strong.
Whether it's five stars, or how near or far, just soar! - Author: Ana Claudia Antunes
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#3. Nouns and verbs are the guts of the language. Beware of covering up with adjectives and adverbs. - Author: A.B. Guthrie Jr.
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#4. Gavin said that writing novels with a PC was supposed to be easier than writing with a typewriter and bond paper, or with a pen and foolscap, or with a chisel and a granite obelisk imported from Greece. I shook my head with pity as he related this canard to me. - Author: Gary Reilly
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#5. The advice would be the same for any kind of fiction. Keep writing, and keep sending things out, not to friends and relatives, but to people who have the power to buy. A lot of additional, useful tips could be added, but this is fundamental. - Author: Fred Saberhagen
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#6. You can swap the message around, and whatever the particular norm is, or whatever the particular message is, when you put your pet-peeve message before story, odds are you are going to bore the shit out of your reader. - Author: Larry Correia
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#7. Subtlety is the mark of confidence and is thus by far the hardest thing for a writer to achieve. - Author: Noah Lukeman
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#8. Writers often torture themselves trying to get the words right. Sometimes you must lower your expectations and just finish it. - Author: Don Roff
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#9. If you don't love what you're writing, stop right now: it's not worth your time and certainly not the reader's. - Author: Don Roff
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#10. When you are writing a novel, you as the author will wear many hats. You are the writer, reader, and most importantly you are the character. If you can do those things your book will become reality to readers. - Author: LaQuita Cameron
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#11. Don't just tell me your brother is funny-show me what he says and does and let me decide whether I want to laugh. - Author: Dennis G. Jerz
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#12. The future is completely open and so is the past. And we are writing them right now. Making a different past or future is only up to us now. - Author: Ana Claudia Antunes
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#13. The beginning of every writing session is like setting down a road unknown. - Author: Rob Bignell, Editor
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#14. Rules such as "Write what you know," and "Show, don't tell," while doubtlessly grounded in good sense, can be ignored with impunity by any novelist nimble enough to get away with it. There is, in fact, only one rule in writing fiction: Whatever works, works. - Author: Tom Robbins
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#15. When a person sets out to learn from others and not to teach others he becomes a true writer. - Author: Carla H. Krueger
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#16. Every writer should know their target. Aim for the heart ~ hit that and all which follows is sheer ecstasy. - Author: Muse
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#17. I was just getting to the good bit when I heard the sound of his footsteps approaching and wasn't sure whether I would rather be alone with him or alone to finish my book. Men come and go. A good book lasts forever. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#18. Writing as a creative art flourishes only when there are no rules. Rules stifle you from entering the silent and forbidden spaces where the core of the story is waiting to be revealed. - Author: Gloria D. Gonsalves
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#19. Doing nothing can be as rewarding as doing something. And doing very little can be as productive, in a creative sense, as doing a lot. - Author: Fennel Hudson
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#20. There is no right or wrong way to write a novel. Each journey is different for every individual work and for every writer. The first error is never to begin; the second is never to finish. - Author: Don Roff
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#21. I began to write and came to see that writing has the same laws as nature. The simplest way to say something is always the best. Is that simple enough? - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#22. Style and voice are different. Style is standard conventions of writing; voice is the distinct way an individual puts words together. All good writers have a near-uniform understanding of style, but a voice all their own. - Author: Naveed Saleh
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#23. Make it unique and make it shine. - Author: Darynda Jones
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#24. Here's one prophecy the writer can make - you'll never be rich and you'll probably be poor. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#25. Books have a life. They breathe. When you write a book, it grows and changes. You learn from your characters after you create them. They come from you and you become them. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#26. Wind comes in, your candle tips over and flares up, and a loose tent-flap catches fire, and through the widening black-edged gap you can see the eyes of the howlers, red and shining in the light from your burning paper shelter, but you keep on writing anyway because what else can you do? - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#27. Books are like rivers, meandering this way and that, but taking us on a steady, flowing course to somewhere different. - Author: Carla H. Krueger
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#28. The first thing I check once I'm inside a story is the emotional weather. Is there a storm coming? What's the temperature, and how powerful are the winds? The difference between walking on water and sliding one's ass across slick ice is only a matter of degree. - Author: Bob Thurber
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#29. The only difference between writers and people who don't write is that writers aren't afraid to display their demons. - Author: Carla H. Krueger
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#30. I have no intention of ever writing beauty tips on how to make an African-American nose look slimmer or Asian eyes look bigger. That's degrading. Asian eyes are what's beautiful about you and what makes you different. - Author: Iman
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#31. Write every day; never give up; it's supposed to be difficult; try to find some pleasure and reward in the act of writing, because you can't look for praise from editors, readers, or critics. In other words, tips that are much easier to give than to take. - Author: J.R. Moehringer
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#32. If I don't stay in and write, I feel like a prisoner. - Author: Carla H. Krueger
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#33. Fiction though it is a fiction, should be written in a way that it feels like a reality, a reality every reader willingly or sometimes unwillingly goes through, until the reader finishes reading and sometimes even after that. - Author: Arti Honrao
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#34. After writing, there is the letting go part. Perfection is a myth; as we all get better by day.
Allow yourself to grow in active practice, release that book to the world, and do better with the next one. - Author: Uma Nnenna
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#35. My job as a writer is simple. Write a book I'm proud of, and present it as a gift to the world.
Some will love it.
Some will hate it.
That's the nature of art. - Author: Kathleen Baldwin
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#36. Writing tips are like mini skirts. Sometimes they fit perfectly, sometimes they make you cry, and sometimes you can reuse the material and sew yourself a pillow or something. - Author: Chelsea Cain
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#37. Yeah, episodic doesn't work. Your coolest character needs something big and meaningful to do. Otherwise, well, it's just narrative shit. - Author: Don Roff
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