That feeling

after you hit send on the email in which you’ve attached the first fifty pages of your novel manuscript to your editor and it will be the first time another set of eyes will look at the words you’ve been hiding in a document on your laptop and your entire life flashes before you

Tags: writing
"There should be no fear of failure. What are we so afraid of? We have stories to tell."

Caryn Mandabach (producer)

(Source: jamesgrantbrown, via poetsandwriters)

Tags: reblog quotes
"We all think about suddenly disappearing."

Scarecrow on Fire by Dean Young : The Poetry Foundation (via alexanderchee)

(via alexanderchee)

Tags: reblog poetry


Cats in piles

This is important.

(via bookishgnome)

Tags: reblog cats
"There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are."

— Somerset Maugham (via ellenkushner)

(via neil-gaiman)