But I read and read anyways, sometimes so fast that even I was surprised, and sometimes very slowly, as if each sentence or word were something good for my whole body, not just my brain.
Roberto Bolano, 2666 (p. 256)

(Source: mybookhaul)



The writer who loses his self-doubt, who gives way as he grows old to a sudden euphoria, to prolixity, should stop writing immediately: the time has come for him to lay aside his pen.
Colette

(Source: advicetowriters.com)






Children are made readers / a beautiful poster from Etsy http://ebks.to/137rYcK

Children are made readers / a beautiful poster from Etsy http://ebks.to/137rYcK

(Source: ebookfriendly)





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Dr. Angelou is one smart lady!

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Dr. Angelou is one smart lady!



You become a writer because you need to become a writer - nothing else.
Grace Paley

(Source: fontayne.com)



A bit in love…

A bit in love…



library room (via Wednesday House Sampler | Old House Dreams)


To read is to cover one’s face. And to write is to show it.
Alejandro Zambra (Ways of Going Home)