"Every writer needs a fireplace. On publication day, an author should burn a copy of his book, to acknowledge that what he accomplished is negligible compared to what he imagined and intended. Only this kind of burnt offering might be acceptable to the Muse he has let down."
I hope you still feel small when you stand by the ocean
Whenever one door closes I hope one more opens
Promise me that you’ll give faith the fighting chance
And when you get the choice to sit it out or danceI hope you danceManual writer Bella Swan is coaxed by her sister to take…
What a beautiful banner and lovely review by Ms. Swan’s Bookstore
"An author, whether good or bad, or between both, is an animal whom every body is privileged to attack: for though all are not able to write books, all conceive themselves able to judge them."
Matthew Lewis (via writingquotes)
A small collection of links I’ve amassed for a small idea I’m currently nursing: