Writers’ Wisdom

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“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 do with the long winter evenings.”

Quentin Crisp

NMM

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About nikkimmascali

I am an editor, writer and New Yorker who has ink for blood and the blog name + tattoo to prove it. Also of note: I follow more dogs than people on Instagram. This is my blog about reading, writing and absolutely no 'rithmetic because I am horrendous at math.
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2 Responses to Writers’ Wisdom

  1. My favorite reason is the second. The first and third are more indulgent, but there really is something about knowing that you have to share something with the world. I love this quote, and as someone with a literary blog, I’m so thankful that you shared it.

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