The act of putting pen to paper encourages pause for thought, this in turn makes us think more deeply about life, which helps us regain our equilibrium. ~Norbet Platt
And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt. ~Sylvia Plath
Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart. ~William Wordsworth
If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn’t brood. I’d type a little faster. ~Isaac Asimov
Ink on paper is as beautiful to me as flowers on the mountains; God composes, why shouldn’t we? ~Terri Guillemets
The best time for planning a book is while you’re doing the dishes. ~Agatha Christie
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live. ~Henry David Thoreau, Journal, 19 August 1851
I love writing. I love the swirl and swing of words as they tangle with human emotions. ~James Michener
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable. ~Francis Bacon
I have not written in a long time. From December of 2008 to spring of 2010, I set upon a year+ of writing to my friend. It was a wonderful year of letters flying to and fro on real paper with real stamps. It was wonderful.
I used to write here too–and it was good for me to do it.
There are things that make me feel better. Reading, writing, long walks–and those, for some reason, are the things I don’t take the time to do. That should be remedied. . .and it can only be remedied by me. So. Here is my beginning. (And thank you Stephanie and Sandy for the inspiration to do so.)