Really, he thought, “if you couldn’t trust a poet to offer sensible advice, who could you trust?” — Neil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book Related articles The Graveyard Book, Volume 1 by Neil Gaiman
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When you live in a rapidly moving swirl, you can only view your surroundings with a glance. Poetry requires us to slow down, to take time to pause. — Naomi Shihab Nye, Academy of American Poets Chancellor Related articles Poet Sjohnna McCray receives Walt Whitman Award Library of Congress Announces Date, Location, Theme, and a Few Participants for 2015 National Book Festival
Quantity produces quality. If you only write a few things, you’re doomed. — Ray Bradbury Related articles Zen in the Art of Writing – according to Ray Bradbury Writing Quote: Ray Bradbury Called Himself A Fantasy Writer Three Things Are Missing
I am an electric eel in a pool of catfish. — Edith Sitwell Related articles Edith Sitwell: hear these clips Behold: The world’s most luxurious toques
View image | gettyimages.com The very reason I write is so that I might not sleepwalk through my entire life. — Zadie Smith Related articles Writing Tip: Tips For Writers From Zadie Smith
#455048260 / gettyimages.com While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now. So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me. — Tim Cook via Tim Cook: ‘I’m Proud to Be Gay’ – Businessweek.