Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Wednesday Wisdom for Writers and Those Who Love Them

"You don't start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it's good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That's why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence." —Octavia E. Butler

I'd been writing about three months and was convinced I was going to be the newest literary discovery. That old cliché? Ignorance is bliss? It's a cliché for a reason.

It's all better with friends.


  1. Another winner with applications to other forms of expression.

    1. Yep. I know you're into photography and music. Both perfect. I would say the same with painting. (Although I do love my first watercolor.)