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Happy Top Ten Tuesday, Writers!

Here are ten of my favorite writing quotes as promised. I hope they inspire and motivate you to get writing. I’d love to know your favorite quotes; be sure to let me know what they are down in the comment section. Now, get your words on the page!


“Only write a story that only you can write. ” ― Alysha Speer


“Only write if you can't not.” ― Samuel Shem


“People talk about books that write themselves, and it's a lie. Books don't write themselves. It takes thought and research and backache and notes and more time and more work than you'


“Publication is a marathon, not a sprint. Writing the book is only the start.” ― Jo Linsdell


“Read – and be curious. And if somebody says to you- 'Things are this way. You can't change it' - don't believe a word.” ― Cornelia Funke


“Read to escape reality . . . Write to embrace it.” ― Stephanie Connolly


“Reading feeds the soul, writing nourishes it!” ― Joanne McClean


“Real writers are those who want to write, need to write, have to write.” ― Robert Penn Warren


“Stop talking about it and just WRITE!” ― C.K. Webb


“The greatest writers have persistence.” ― Gina B. Nahai

Thank you for reading + Make today a great writing day!




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