The eyes, specifically their movements, are indicative of an individual’s...– Dr. Stephen T. Chang
If there is a magic in story writing, and I am convinced there is, no one has...– John Steinbeck
Six Tips on Writing from John Steinbeck
. Abandon the idea that you are ever going to finish. Lose track of the 400 pages and write just one page for each day, it helps. Then when it gets finished, you are always surprised. Write freely and as rapidly as possible and throw the whole thing on paper. Never correct or rewrite until the whole thing is down. Rewrite in process is usually found to be an excuse for not going on. It also...
Henry Miller’s 11 Commandments of Writing & Daily...
COMMANDMENTS Work on one thing at a time until finished. Start no more new books, add no more new material to ‘Black Spring.’ Don’t be nervous. Work calmly, joyously, recklessly on whatever is in hand. Work according to Program and not according to mood. Stop at the appointed time! When you can’tcreateyou canwork. Cement a little every day, rather than add new fertilizers. Keep human! See...
Jack Kerouac’s List of 30 Beliefs and Techniques... →
Scribbled secret notebooks, and wild typewritten pages, for yr own joy Submissive to everything, open, listening Try never get drunk outside yr own house Be in love with yr life Something that you feel will find its own form Be crazy dumbsaint of the mind Blow as deep as you want to blow Write what you want bottomless from bottom of the mind The unspeakable visions of the individual No...
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never...– T.S. Elliot