Writer’s Quote Wednesday: Dickens and Hope

It’s been a while since I took part in Writer’s Quote Wednesday. This month, to celebrate the festive season, the focus is on Christmas and other religious festivals which occur during December. Over at Silver Threading it’s a Hanukah theme. My quotes this week relate to the spirit of Christmas, rather than the tradition itself.Continue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday: Dickens and Hope”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Jared Padalecki

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. I’ve been struggling over the last couple of weeks. I haven’t made a secret of it, and I don’t hide my depression, but there areContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Jared Padalecki”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Hope Solo

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. This week I would like to share a quote from Hope Solo. This is taken from Hope’s about page (www.hopesolo.com): A two-time Olympic medalistContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Hope Solo”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – E.L. Doctorow

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. This week my quote comes from E.L. Doctorow, an American author, known for his works of historical fiction. Writing a novel is like drivingContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – E.L. Doctorow”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Neil Gaiman

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. My quote today is by Neil Gaiman: The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, yourContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Neil Gaiman”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Joss Whedon

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. I highly recommend checking them out. I like this quote, and to a certain extent, I write for many of the same reasons. It certainly gives me strength, and aContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Joss Whedon”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Ernest Hemingway and Paulo Coelho

Writer’s Quote Wednesday is organised by Colleen from Silver Threading, and is a wonderful weekly series in which bloggers share the quotes which inspire them. My first quote today, is by Ernest Hemingway. Most readers can relate to that, even if they don’t fully understand the process (how many times has someone looked at you sideways,Continue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Ernest Hemingway and Paulo Coelho”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Sir Terry Pratchett

It seems apt this week that I’m using a quote by Sir Terry Pratchett, when my brain is steeped in fantasy! In truth I always try to remember these words, because I have a tendency to avoid difficult emotional scenes – especially those involving death. I like to use humour in my work. I’m notContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Sir Terry Pratchett”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Ernest Hemingway

This week, my quote (or quotes in this case), for Writer’s Quote Wednesday are from Ernest Hemmingway. I’ll start with this one: Ernest Hemingway I sincerely believe I was born to tell stories, why else would I have so many characters in my head? I’ve been making things up since the moment I could talk; spinningContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Ernest Hemingway”

Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Gore Vidal

I’m sure it’s safe to say that we all enjoy to share quotes; those which inspire us, those which make us laugh, or those which resonate on a personal level. There are a variety of reasons, and thanks to Colleen from Silver Threading, we get to do just that. Today I would like to shareContinue reading “Writer’s Quote Wednesday – Gore Vidal”