Let’s not be shackled by what others think of our writing. We’ll take a lesson from Virginia Woolf, shall we?
It’s Valentine’s Day, and I really wanted a soppy fluffy quote on the love of the writing process, to go with suitably cheesy images of love hearts. But the quote that captivated me and felt most genuine was this, from the master of psychological horror. The love of writing is in it for the long haul!
CS Lewis, another one of my utter writing heroes, pretty much sums up why writing is such a magical, addictive process:
Not strictly a writing quote, but certainly a quote that can be applied to writing!
Perseverance. That’s pretty much all there is to it!