What's Up Wednesday
3 hours ago
I totally and completely agree with de Montaigne. It's one of the reasons I really can't stand to waste a single day. There's not an infinite number of days, and if we waste one here and one there, we may find after several years that we've lived very little.
"The value of life lies not in the length of days, but in the use we make of them; a man may live long yet live very little."
~Michel de Montaigne
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"The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say,
but what we are unable to say."
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|Yes, it's blurry. That's what happens when you are laughing so hard when you click the button.|
|A bunch of us at lunch on Friday, including Rob Code, Julie Daines, Elana Johnson, Nichole Giles, Rachelle Christensen, Jaime Theler, Erin Summerill, me, and Leigh Covington.|
|Erin, Melanie Fowler, Chantele Sedgwick, Ruth Josse, Katie Dodge, Shallee McArthur, and me.|
|Me, J.A. Bennett, and Shelly Brown|
|Chantele Sedgwick, Ruth Josse, and Katie Dodge|
|Taffy Lovell, Erin Summerill, Melanie Fowler|
|Me and Erin|
"A kiss that speaks volumes is seldom a first edition."
"I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil."
"You write to communicate to the hearts and minds of others what's burning inside you. And we edit to let the fire show through the smoke."
"Revision is one of the exquisite pleasures of writing."
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"For all my longer works, for example novels, I write chapter outlines so I can have the pleasure of departing from them later on."