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Roddy Doyle on why writers need to be flexible – Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes)

Do change your mind. Good ideas are often murdered by better ones. I was working on a novel about a band called The Partitions. Then I decided to call them … Continue reading

January 18, 2015 · 2 Comments

Be kind – be anxious, says Roddy Doyle. Quotes for writers (and people who like quotes)

Do be kind to yourself. Fill pages as quickly as possible; double space, or write on every second line. Regard every new page as a small triumph, until you get … Continue reading

November 30, 2014 · 1 Comment

A petition made by writers that touches us all

I don’t know if petitions work. I don’t know if demonstrations work. All I know is that it is better than keeping quiet and this is something that touches all … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment