BRIDGET WHELAN writer

for writers and readers….

“Every fictional plot contains hints and traces of the stories it has excluded…” Susan Sontag QUOTES FOR WRITERS (and people who like quotes)

Every fictional plot contains hints and traces of the stories it has excluded or resisted in order to assume its present shape. Alternatives to the plot ought to be felt … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · 4 Comments

Beginning with a sense of dread and trepidation: Susan Sontag Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes)

I always begin with a great sense of dread and trepidation. Nietzsche says that the decision to start writing is like leaping into a cold lake. Only when I’m about … Continue reading

December 27, 2015 · Leave a comment