Monthly Archives: January 2014

Writers’ Wisdom

“When I stop working the rest of the day is posthumous. I’m only really alive when I’m writing.” Tennessee Williams NMM Advertisements

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On living life as a freelancer

I’d been a full-time worker for 16 years. First for a telecommunications company when I was 20, then a newspaper writer/editor in my later twenties and then the associate editor at magazine in my mid-thirties. Not all of them were … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“There are three reasons for becoming a writer: the first is that you need the money; the second that you have something to say that you think the world should know; the third is that you can’t think what to … Continue reading

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Don’t say the old lady screamed — bring her on and let her scream.” Mark Twain NMM PS: This is my 200th post on Ink for Blood! Wow!

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Writers’ Wisdom

“I hate writing, I love having written.” Dorothy Parker NMM

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Writers’ Wisdom

“Words can be like X-rays if you use them properly — they’ll go through anything. You read and you’re pierced.” Aldous Huxley NMM

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Here’s to another 365 days

I saw this quote posted by several people on Facebook last night, and I think it’s just perfect for the plans I have for my writing in 2014. My main resolution last year was to write something for myself every … Continue reading

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