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“If there is a magic in story writing, and I am convinced there is, no one has ever been able to reduce it to a recipe that can be passed from one person to another.”

~John Steinbeck


Quote of the Night #88

It is so much darker when a light goes out than it would have been if it had never shone

Words of John Steinbeck


Hold the Illusion

“The writer must believe that what he is doing is the most important thing in the world. And he must hold to this illusion even when he knows it is not true.”

— John Steinbeck

Reasons for Sharing Quotes of the Day

I am in love with words of any form and of any kind. This is why I love sharing quotes or favourite phrases with others. They can be so simple, yet so meaningful, and very inspiring at times. 38 more words

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Quote of the Day

A new day means a new quote. I am currently reading Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. So, I think a quote from Mr. Steinbeck would be more than appropriate for today.  64 more words

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East of Eden Final Discussion and Review

Holy moly! I just finished up the last two chapters of East of Eden for the amazing read-along hosted over at The Estella Society. When I first heard about the challenge, I was eager to join because I had never read Steinbeck. 503 more words