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Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes) Anne Lamott

Perfectionism is the voice of the oppressor, the enemy of the people. It will keep you cramped and insane your whole life, and it is the main obstacle between you … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Quotes for Writers (and People who like Quotes) HILARY MANTEL

                         Hilary Mantle: photo by Chris Boland If you get stuck, get away from your desk. Take a walk, take a bath, go to sleep, make a pie, draw, listen … Continue reading

April 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

How to beat writer’s block

DARK MATERIALS author Philip isn’t very sympathetic to writer’s block. He argues that we never hear of carpenter’s block or bus driver’s block and writer’s block would disappear overnight if … Continue reading

September 1, 2012 · Leave a comment