Always carry a notebook. And I mean always. The short-term memory only retains information for three minutes; unless it is committed to paper you can lose an idea for ever.
|—||Will Self (via a-slightflush)|
I learned never to empty the well of my writing, but always to stop when there was still something there in the deep part of the well, and let it refill at night from the springs that fed it.
|—||Ernest Hemingway (via bookishcee)|
What if writers had a much smarter and different way of insulting others?
“Your life has barely any plot development!”
Bookshop in Chengdu, China.