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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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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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“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

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Writers on Writing

“As things stand now, I am going to be a writer. I’m not sure that I’m going to be a good one or even a self-supporting one, but until the dark thumb of fate presses me to the dust and says, ‘you are nothing’, I will be a writer.”

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