Writing by Kyle Freelander
Quotes, prompts, inspiration, and more to help writers get back to writing. As always, let me know what you think! -Kyle
“The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won’t.” -Henry Ward Beecher
“Another luxury for an idle imagination is the writer’s own feeling about the work. There is neither a proportional relationship, nor an inverse one, between a writer’s estimation of a work in progress and its actual quality. The feeling that the work is magnificent, and the feeling that it is abominable, are both mosquitoes to be repelled, ignored, or killed, but not indulged.” -Annie Dillard
“A shot glass of desire is greater than a pitcher of talent.” -Andy Munthe
Write about the last time you felt dispensable
Write about the last time you felt indispensable.
Your character goes out on a dinner date and becomes attracted to the waiter/waitress.
Make a list of five things you’re afraid of happening to you. Then write a story in which one of them happens to your character
101 tips from the world’s most famous authors: www.onlinecollege.org/2009/11/17/words-of-wisdom-101-tips-from-the-worlds-most-famous-authors/
Almost remember that word you were thinking of but can’t quite pull it out of the fog in your mind? Here’s the solution for you: chir.ag/projects/tip-of-my-tongue/
Looking for more prompts and inspiration? Check out previous Writer Wednesdays! https://kylefreelander.wordpress.com/category/writer-wednesday/