READ 12 Reasons Why You are Good Enough to Write a Book. Everyone tells my husband that he should write a book! Even though I have a journalism background, he is a much better writer than I. My funny honey is very witty!
Stanley Kunitz on writing. Rosemary Sutcliff did this in the end of "Outcast"; she created an image that harkened back to an image from earlier in the book, and I've never forgotten it. It made me cry. It was such a perfect ending to the book.
Kurt Vonnegut on Writing Fiction: 16 rules . You choose. The most meaningful aspect of our styles, which is what we choose to write about, is utterly unlimited. (As a writer of suspense, I dispenses with but the rest are Very Good Rules to write by.