“Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren’t. I’m not surprised some people prefer books.” Julian Barnes, Flaubert’s Parrot
“If a book is well-written, I always find it too short.” Jane Austen
“…Words have the power to change us.” Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel
A husband and wife are meeting in a restaurant to finalize the terms of their impending divorce. Write the scene from the point of view of the restaurant busboy. Take the story where you think it should go!
“There is no real ending. It’s just the place where you stop the story.” Frank Herbert
You are infected with a disease that makes everyone, even your family, look like your greatest enemy. What do you think happens?
“Write what should not be forgotten.” Isabel Allende
It’s no secret that word travels fast these days. The only problem is, not everyone knows how to get the word going in the first place! As an author, reaching a huge audience may not be your primary goal; instead,…
“Start writing, no matter what. The water does not flow until the faucet is turned on.” Louis L’Amour
In a world where phones are addicted to their humans… Tell us your story!