Another Chapter

A crazy mix of interests

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Writers don’t write from experience, though many are resistant to admit that they don’t. I want to be clear about this. If you wrote from experience, you’d get maybe one book, maybe three poems. Writers write from empathy.

American activist, writer, educator and commentator, Nikki Giovanni (via ingridrdiaz)

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Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.

Cyril Connolly.

This is my most favourite quote when it comes to writing. It just keeps me going.

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