As I was working on the header, I looked up quotes... and found a lot that I liked! I used one by Audra Foveo-Alba (because we share the same first name), but I thought I'd share the other ones that I would've loved to have used.
Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
The wastebasket is a writer's best friend.
~Isaac Bashevis Singer
Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart.
The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
I love being a writer. What I can't stand is the paperwork.
~Peter De Vries
Writing is easy: All you do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead.
Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.
Being an author is like being in charge of your own personal insane asylum.
Ink on paper is as beautiful to me as flowers on the mountains; God composes, why shouldn't we?
The only cure for writer's block is insomnia.
You write to communicate to the hearts and minds of others what's burning inside you. And we edit to let the fire show through the smoke.
If I'm trying to sleep, the ideas won't stop. If I'm trying to write, there appears a barren nothingness.
Write your first draft with your heart. Re-write with your head.
~From the movie Finding Forrester
If I fall asleep with a pen in my hand, don't remove it - I might be writing in my dreams. ~Danzae Pace
You can't wait for inspiration, you have to go after it with a club.
~ Jack London
Until the next clubbing,