Subplots bring realism to your main plot simply by existing – by interrupting the flow. Why is this? Because life doesn’t move forward all at once. Interruptions happen, change rushes in, we juggle three or ten balls at once. Readers don’t expect continuous narratives.
Elizabeth Sims (via planb-becomeapirate)

(Source: writingquotes)



Reading (via Reading won’t solve your problems… - The Meta Picture)


You are a writer  (via Pinterest)

You are a writer (via Pinterest)



confidant (via Pin by Kelly Leiter on Books, Books, Books! | Pinterest)


booksdirect:

“Words and ideas can change the world.” - Robin Williams

booksdirect:

“Words and ideas can change the world.” - Robin Williams

(Source: backtomadison)



There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.
Somerset Maugham (via planb-becomeapirate)

(Source: ellenkushner)







booksdirect:

"Being a writer is one of the only professions where it is perfectly acceptable to daydream."

booksdirect:

"Being a writer is one of the only professions where it is perfectly acceptable to daydream."

(Source: blackmorgan)



akernelofnonsense:

June Book Photo Challenge, Day 8, Handwriting:  Sylvia Plath, The Collected Poems Photo featuring Plath’s poem Words

akernelofnonsense:

June Book Photo Challenge, Day 8, Handwriting:
Sylvia Plath, The Collected Poems
Photo featuring Plath’s poem Words