Friday, November 6, 2015

Ignite Your Right to Write: 12 Quotes for Inspiration

gosh, this actually sounds quite like how I became a writer. insert my mother for the doctor, and voila.:
Need some motivation to write? Here you go! These quotes from well-known, successful authors will get those fingers typing, or if your prefer, your pencil scratching!

For those who refer to themselves as writers, this month means so much more than too early holiday commercials and making travel plans for awkward (or quality) family time. For writers, November is associated with an odd sounding acronym, NaNoWriMo. No, I didn't just tell you to live long and prosper in a made-up alien language. You see, NANoWriMo is actually National Novel Writing Month, an event when mere humans wish they were aliens as they attempt to write an entire, full length novel in 30 days.

For all of you out there participating or attempting this feat, I commend you. Plus, I'll do you one better and attempt to give you some inspiration mixed with humor with these quotables:

Speaking of having a book in you, just waiting to come out:
<br /></div> These 33 One-Sentence Quotes Will Blow Your Mind Every Time. Especially The 8th One.:

Can you relate?

Excerpt from Why We Write. Quoted in Huffington Post article:

This is how to get the book out of you:

24 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Write More:
24 Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write More

24 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Write More:
24 Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write More
But what about finding the time to write?

"Be ruthless about protecting writing days, i.e., do not cave in to endless requests to have 'essential' and 'long overdue' meetings on those days." --J.K. Rowling:
24 Quotes That Will Inspire You to Write More
Book ready to pop out  - check. Time to get it done - check. Wait, wait, wait.
Cold feet? It happens. Warm them up with these quotes:

25 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Be A Fearless Writer:


25 Quotes That Will Inspire You To Be A Fearless Writer... I'm not really a writer, but I would like to be.:

Remember this about your first draft:

@Kristen - Storefront Life Dunskey  we need to keep this in mind when we feel like "stinklings" instead of inklings.:

Now, here's some advice that could make that first draft super interesting:

Ernest Hemingway Art Prints, Posters - Illustration Poster Print - Art Posters - English Literature - Literary Art - Writer - Writing Quote:
Or perhaps, write an entire chapter while sleeping with your eyes open:

Wow. How could I even describe my love for writing? Whenever I need to express myself, I always find that I write it down. Ever since I was little, I have kept journals that hold all of my thoughts. Along with writing down my feelings, I have always loved to write stories and create characters. I find it so incredible how authors can come up with amazing story lines and write them down. This may sound crazy but I actually do not mind writing essays, I love being able to share all of my thoug...:

Keep going! Remember ...

“You fail only if you stop writing.”  Ray Bradbury – Dissolve writer's block!  Explore empowering quotations for creative inspiration at

And if that wasn't enough inspiration, consider this:


Inspired yet? I hope so! Now get back to that novel! 

"I don't always write fiction...but when I do, I write 50,000 words in November." November is National Novel Writing Month!

Well, I don't always write a novel in a month, 
but when I do write and publish a story, 
you can find it here:

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