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I guess there are never enough books.
Keaton Henson the author
You have to surrender to your mediocrity, and just write. Because it’s hard, really hard, to write even a crappy book. But it’s better to wr...
It is always the broken souls that are always trying to help others.
Writers end up writing about their obsessions. Things that haunt them; things they can’t forget; stories they carry in their bodies waiting ...
I just woke up one day and decided I didn’t want to feel like that anymore, so I changed.
Many people hear voices when no one is there. Some of them are called mad and are shut up in rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Ot...
Writing is hard work. A clear sentence is no accident. Very few sentences come out right the first time, or even the third time. Remember th...
Beautiful things happen in your life when you distance yourself from all the negativity and drama.
Its frightening when someone looks at your first draft. It took me a while to accept that my first drafts will always be bad. Can you accept that?
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It's Just Fan Fic...
I got an email from a reader earlier.  The sender was a lovely young woman who had just re-read my first published fic and wanted to tell me how much she enjoyed it—how it made her feel, how it made her smile, how it made her cry, how it made her excited to get home each night and curl up in bed wit...
whatever man ron and hermione are happily married with kids i got that shit in print
Work like you don’t need money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like no one’s watching.
Sendak
Maurice Sendak goes up to the counter and orders a grande espresso. Everyone in the shop bears a striking resemblance to his aunts and uncles. He takes a sip of his coffee. The wild rumpus starts.
Milton
Milton goes up to the counter and orders a venti caramel ribbon crunch frappucino blended coffee. “It looks like Paradise,” he breathes as he picks it up off the counter. He drops it immediately.
William Carlos Williams
William Carlos Williams orders shaken iced tea lemonade. It is delicious so sweet and so cold.
Conan Doyle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle goes up to the counter and orders a tall cinnamon dolce macchiato and a scone. The barista only remembers the scone, not the drink, and Doyle is furious. Doyle crumples up the scone and throws it into the trash. The patrons of the Starbucks immediately go into an uproar; Doyle...
You have to surrender to your mediocrity, and just write. Because it’s hard, really hard, to write even a crappy book. But it’s better to wr...