Category Archives: QUOTATIONS


Words, once they are printed, have a life of their own.

Carol Burnett


Writing is the only profession where no one considers you ridiculous if you earn no money.

Jules Renard

A Quotation

Every writer I know has trouble writing.

Joseph Heller

Writing a Book

I’m writing a book.  I’ve got the page numbers done.

–   Steve Wright

Three Rules for Writing

There are three rules for writing a novel.  Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.

–    W. Somerset Maugham

Please let me know what they are if you are any the wiser.  It might improve my writing.


The desire to write grows with writing

–  Desiderius Erasmus