Writer’s Platitude for the Weekend

erasers“Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard and shot it.” I’ve read a few books where I wish they’d saved the kid and shot the writer instead

Original quote (in quotes) by Truman Capote

Photograph by John Watson © 2006 Creative Commons

 

Writer’s Platitude for the Weekend

pencilYou can’t blame a writer for what the characters say, so my next work will be my autobiography. It might be faster than apologizing.

Original quote (in italics) by  Truman Capote

Photograph by Dvortygirl © 2008 Creative Commons