Writer’s Platitude for the Weekend

word processor“The last time somebody said, ‘I find I can write much better with a word processor,’ I replied, ‘They used to say the same thing about drugs.’” Used to say?

Original quote (in quotes) from Roy Blount Jr.
Photograph “Primitive Machine” by ReaderWalker © 2009 Creative Commons

Writer’s Platitude for the Weekend

Pollack“The advice I continually give to young writers is this, ‘Learn to paint pictures with words.'” Have I ever mentioned that I’m a fan of Pollack?

Original quote (in quotes) by Brian Jacques

Photograph “Pollack” by Fling93 © 2006 Creative Commons