1st Person: Don’t be sad. It’s OK.
2nd Person: How can it be OK. I can’t lift the mountain, while all my friends including you can.
1st Person: Come on it’s not a thing to worry. You can do it in the near future.
2nd Person: If i can’t do it now, then how can i do it in the future ? You are just trying to soothe me.
1st Person: That’s not true. I am telling the truth. If you keep trying you can do it.
2nd Person: No. How can you be sure ? !
Writing is serious business. Doing it well requires study, commitment, and dedication. There is a lot to learn – form, structure, style, voice – more craft nuances than I can name. “Real” writers sacrifice for their art. As Hemingway said, “There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
Sometimes, you just gotta play.
I mean, you don’t want to be this guy, do you?
I didn’t think so.
Writing may be hard work, but that doesn’t mean it can’t also be fun. The trick is learning to approach it with a different mindset. Instead of coming to your writing with the weight of the world on your shoulders, try thinking about your time at the keyboard as a play session.
Which brings me to puppies.
Puppies know how to play. They can make a game…
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Here is a nice set of quotes to read for writers looking for some inspiration.
In getting ready for my CampNaNo experience, I started trolling my books and the Internet for good writing quotes. Here are a few of my favorites:
“The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what we are unable to say.”
― Anaïs Nin
(That is the kind of writer I aspire to be. This quote is on a Post-It note where I can see it while I write.)
“A professional writer is an amateur who didn’t quit.”
― Richard Bach
(Right now, I’m an amateur but I’m not quitting!)
(I’m working on it. I do this in my journal—I didn’t always—but I’m also trying to get this kind of writing…
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The Click – Part One is my new short story. As the name suggests it’s only a part of my new story. Right now i am working on the second part. If you like the part one please comment.
Story Chimp is my new blog to post my short stories or new ideas.
Hai guys i started working on my new novel today. Just completed writing half of the story outline. It is a dark satire. One of my favourite genres. I will roll out information on it in the next posts. Right now i am still doing the outline for the story.
I just read this post about choosing a good blog name. People looking for some tips should definitely read this. These are some good suggestions for blogging newbies.
I am a writer, well an indie writer. I wrote a few short stories on wattpad and am planing to write a novel or more precisely a short novel. A.K. Murthy is my pen name.
I am planing to become a self publisher and sell my books through online distributors. And i want to update my fans about my books through this blog. But that’s not all. I will be writing about my experiences as a writer and also some tricks on self publishing if i learn anything new in the process.
Write now i am writing a story which will take sometime to publish. I am planing to write short stories and give out some for free as well. All this will take time so in the mean time i will be working on my book and this blog simultaneously. Have a good day.