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Words of wisdom to writers from one of the greatest writers of all. (Click on the pic to be taken to a letter that C.S. Lewis wrote to a young fan in 1956, with some advice regarding her writing.) C.S. Lewis, I love you!

Even now during a hiatus from writing to pursue a degree, I still think about characters, plots, ideas for novels and hear character conversations in my head.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821 - 1881), Russian writer, author of Crime and Punishment, Brothers Karamazov and The Idiot.(1863)

When we read, we start at the beginning and continue until the we reach the end. When we write, we start in the middle and fight our way out. -- Vickie Karp; Love this... so true.

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Six Tips on Writing from John Steinbeck

Six Tips on Writing from John Steinbeck. "Abandon the idea that you are ever going to finish. Lose track of the 400 pages and write just one page for each day, it helps. Then when it gets finished, you are always surprised."

Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself. -- Marcel Proust quote

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Key workers: writers at their typewriters - in pictures

Máquinas de escribir con sus respectivos escritores: George Bernard Shaw

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C.S. Lewis

"Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important." - C.S. Lewis <3

Antoine de St Exupéry -- Most noted for his novella, 'The Little Prince,' he was a successful commercial pilot until WWII, at which point he joined the French Air Force. He flew several reconnaissance missions until being demobilised, after which he moved to America and attempted to convince the American government to fight Nazi Germany. In 1944, he disappeared on a reconnaissance mission for the Free French Air Force, and it is presumed he died at that time.

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The Incredible, Magical Art of Writing

J. K. Rowling - I hate and love her the same way you hate and love the prom queen

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Play Adaptation of C. S. Lewis Classic on National Tour

C.S.Lewis - whilst mostly famous for The tales of Narnia there is so much more to this man and his life and his writing. Look him up and read as many of his books as you can, even the religious ones. They will give you food for thought if nothing else...

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (29 January 1860–15 July 1904) was a Russian physician, dramatist and author who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short stories in history. His career as a dramatist produced four classics and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. "Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass."