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Elizabeth Gilbert on creativity

Elizabeth Gilbert presented her new book “Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” at the German-American institute in Heidelberg. Her talk was very encouraging for me. She believes that we are all creative beings and should be creative no matter what others will say. 434 more words

Inspiration

from The Writing Life by Annie Dillard

When you write, you lay out a line of words. The line of words is a miner’s pick, a woodcarver’s gouge, a surgeon’s probe. You wield it, and it digs a path you follow. 29 more words

Quotations

How writing can save your life: Michael Womack

‘I’m not really doing it for the money, it’s something I’m passionate about…’

Michael Womack revindicates the importance of how we positively impact on others with our writing instead of measuring our success just with money. 197 more words

Writing Career

'The Days of My Rainbow Phoenix Nutt Imaginings.'

Vibing the phoenix flames
of these blessed moments.
Armed with cosmic gratitudes.
My sex is how
I erect the
Evolving context
of the flowing ‘E=MC2′ effects… 179 more words

Love quote #29 of 29

NOT ALL OF US HAVE TO POSSESS EARTHSHAKING TALENT.

JUST COMMON SENSE AND LOVE WILL DO.

  • Myrtle Auvil, American writer

Any thoughts on this quote? 95 more words

Miscellanea

from Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry: 2

Bolivar was resting comfortably against a wagon wheel and ignored the sally. He was wavering in his mind whether to stay or go. He did not like travel–the thought of it made him unhappy. 241 more words

Quotations

from Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry

There was something different about her, Jake had to admit. She had a beautiful face, a beautiful body, but also a distance in her such as he had never met in a woman. 69 more words