18 Quotes for the Writing Life

18 Quotes for the Writing Life — Write Right

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Every writer and artist claims some books as favorites. Oh, the list of books expands and contracts, but some books remain forever. They either leave a permanent impression or speak to a particular moment in time. The eighteen quotes that follow come from the former rather than the latter.

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How to Be a Better Writer: Clean the House

How to Be a Better Writer: Clean the House — Write RightSome days, the writing life requires you to sit in the chair. Other days, the writing life ejects you from it. The words won’t come, no matter how long you stare at the screen or flip through ideas written on a Post-It or stored in Evernote.

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How to Be a Better Writer: Wield Your Words

How to Be a Better Writer: Wield Your Words — Write RightSomeone once said the pen is mightier than the sword. He might be correct, but the pen and the sword both require practice and mastery. Without those elements, you’re liable to nick an artery, club your head, lop off someone else’s head by accident, or falter beneath a flurry of sword strikes.Continue Reading