Writing /noun/ a style or form of composition


Use these quotes on your scrapbook pages as accents. titles or to enhance your journaling.


"Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass."
Anton Chekhov

"Talent is helpful in writing, but guts are absolutely necessary."
Jessamyn West

"The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe."
David Hare

"A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people."
Thomas Mann

"Keep in mind that the person to write for is yourself. Tell the story that you most desperately want to read."
Susan Isaacs

"Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation in the reader—not the fact that it is raining, but the feeling of being rained upon."
E.L. Doctorow

"Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open."
Natalie Goldberg

"Write what will stop your breath if you don’t write."
Grace Paley

“A letter always seemed to me like immortality.”
Emily Dickinson


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