The Writer's Book of Inspiration: Quotes on Writing and the Literary Life

The Writer's Book of Inspiration: Quotes on Writing and the Literary Life

by Stephanie Gunning
     
 
Funny, perceptive, and practical-this compendium of memorable quotations from our favorite writers and great literary figures shows us that, as word smiths, we are not alone in how or why we choose to meet the challenge of the blank page. Despite the fact that writing is an often sloppy and sometimes frustrating process, it is also an exhilarating, joyful,

Overview

Funny, perceptive, and practical-this compendium of memorable quotations from our favorite writers and great literary figures shows us that, as word smiths, we are not alone in how or why we choose to meet the challenge of the blank page. Despite the fact that writing is an often sloppy and sometimes frustrating process, it is also an exhilarating, joyful, entertaining, and even noble, endeavor, which, if done honestly and practiced faithfully, ultimately reveals every aspect of the human condition.

Here you will find encouragement, advice, and motivation, along with belly laughs. A gift for everyone who writes, or longs to, THE WRITER'S BOOK OF INSPIRATION reads like the conversation at a gathering of old, close friends.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780984992621
Publisher:
Stephanie Gunning Enterprises LLC
Publication date:
02/06/2013
Pages:
298
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

Stephanie Gunning provides editorial, training, and consulting services in support of writers who want to develop their full personal and professional potential. A former senior editor at Delacorte Press and HarperCollins, she has worked with several New York Times bestselling authors. She is the coauthor/ghostwriter of 28 published books.

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