Literature should not disappear up its own asshole, so to speak. Kurt Vonnegut via 15 Things Kurt Vonnegut Said Better Than Anyone Else Ever Has Or Will · The A.V. Club. Related articles Tips from Kurt Vonnegut (swiss-miss.com)
Writing for oneself is like dancing with one’s sister. Eduardo Galeano
How to avoid writing: Write a blog post about how you’re not writing.
Take a pencil to write with on aeroplanes. Pens leak. But if the pencil breaks, you can’t sharpen it on the plane, because you can’t take knives with you. Therefore: take two pencils. Margaret Atwood via Margaret Atwood’s Ten Rules for Writing Fiction « Aerogramme Writers’ Studio.
A Newbie’s Guide to Publishing: Konrath’s Resolutions For Writers.
I’m not a very good writer, but I’m an excellent rewriter. James Michener
Barbara Kingsolver: How I Write – The Daily Beast.