Category Archives: the writing journey

Time to rewrite the story of your life

http://m.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=11716522 and http://www.journalistandwriter.wordpress.com   “Inter-twining and weaving the story, the mosaic  of his own life into his various books.”   from http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com http://www.craiglockbooks.wordpress.com and http://www.craigsbooks.wordpress.com     PPS   “Writers should also be business–people and try to think like them; but then any business–person would … Continue reading

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“It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.”

“It took me 15 years to find out that I had no talent for writing, but by then I couldn’t give it up, because by then I was too famous to give up.”– Robert Benchley https://wanttowriteabook.wordpress.com/2014/03/09/it-took-me-15/ and https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/the-writing-life/ The various … Continue reading

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Nicholas Sparks on writing novels that spark box-office hits

from http://www.journalistandwriter.wordpress.com Music from ‘Message in a bottle’ and  shared by “totally unmusical and unromantic” c Enjoy, if you can do two (or perhaps three) things at once, like listening, watching and reading (unlike this mere male writer, who can’t … Continue reading

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Writers on Writing (Writing in the Zone)

http://www.amazon.com/Writers-Writing-Zone-misc-authors-ebook/dp/B00B6DOE7K/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1406588339&sr=8-1&keywords=craig+lock+%2B+writers+on+writing You may also like http://www.craigswritingarticl;es.wordpress.com enjoy What’s the definition of an aspiring writer? A waiter (er sorry waiters… you do a great job and I couldn’t do your job without spilling liquid over the patrons, like Frank Spencer in … Continue reading

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