You can make anything by writing.
The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.
Good writing is supposed to evoke sensation within the reader. Not the fact that it is raining, but the feeling of being rained upon.
Write a short story every week. It’s not possible to write 52 bad short stories in a row.
Make it dark, make it grim, make it tough, but then, for the love of god, tell a joke.
I wrote my first novel because I wanted to read it.
Here’s the thing: the book that will most change your life is the book you write.
Cross out every sentence until you come to one you cannot do without. That is your beginning.
Write drunk; edit sober.
“It’s impossible,” said Pride.
“It’s risky,” said Experience.
“It’s pointless,” said Reason.
“Give it a try,” whispered the Heart.