Mark Twain’s Writing Advice #7 of 10

Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very.’ Your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. ~ Mark Twain


Mark Twain’s Writing Advice #3 of 10

Great books are weighed and measured by their style and matter, and not the trimmings and shadings of their grammar. ~ Mark Twain

Mark Twain’s Writing Advice #2 of 10

Don’t say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream. ~ Mark Twain

Ray Bradbury’s Writing Wisdom #29

Stand aside, forget targets, let the characters, your fingers, body, blood, and heart do. ~ Ray Bradbury

Ray Bradbury’s Writing Wisdom #24

[The writer’s] greatest art will often be what he does not say, what he leaves out, his ability to state simply with clear emotion, the way he wants to go. ~ Ray Bradbury

Today’s Quote by Oscar Wilde

Everyone may not be good, but there’s always something good in everyone. Never judge anyone shortly because every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.

Oscar Wilde