Invention, it must be humbly admitted, does not consist in creating out of void but out of chaos.
If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.
If it weren’t for the last minute, nothing would get done.
-Rita Mae Brown
In order to write the book you want to write, in the end you have to become the person you need to become to write that book.
“Ms. Johnson says there’s no such thing as writer’s block. She said it’s just your mind saying to your body, I ain’t trying to write that jive.”
-Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson
May the space between where I am and where I want to be inspire me.
-Tracee Ellis Ross
Our bravest and best lessons are not learned through success, but through misadventure.