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Prompt #1007

Today's Quote:

That element of surprise is what I look for when I am writing. It is my way of judging what I am doing - which is never an easy thing to do. -- V. S. Naipaul

Today's Prompts:

+ One of these days he was going to learn how to choose his battles.

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Prompt #1006

Today's Quote:

All the details of the life and the quirks and the friendships can be laid out for us, but the mystery of the writing will remain. No amount of documentation, however fascinating, can take us there. -- V. S. Naipaul

Today's Prompts:

+ "It still hurts all the time."

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Prompt #1005

Today's Quote:

Writing is the hardest way of earning a living, with the possible exception of wrestling alligators. -- Olin Miller

Today's Prompts:

+ write about the old recipe

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Prompt #1004

Today's Quote:

Writing is like walking in a deserted street. Out of the dust in the street you make a mud pie. -- John le Carre

Today's Prompts:

+ "It's been like that for days."

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Prompt #1003

Today's Quote:

I'm much faster now. When you only have a certain amount of time to write, after a while you learn to use your time well or you stop writing. -- Alice Hoffman

Today's Prompts:

+ Today's fortune: You are not alone. (Look out the window.)

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Prompt 1002

Today's Quote:

I don't really read as much as I used to. A lot of what I was looking for as an escape I find in writing. And the other thing is that I don't want to get into someone else's language when I'm working. -- Alice Hoffman

Today's Prompts:

+ there was blood all over the sink

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Prompt #1001

Today's Quote:

I've read somewhere that when you're writing, you should stop while you're doing well so you always want to go back to work. -- Glenn Frey

Today's Prompts:

+ "I'd give it an 8 out of 10."

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Prompt #1000

Today's Quote:

I really enjoy writing novels. It's like the ocean. You can just build a boat and take off. -- Denis Johnson

Today's Prompts:

+ write about the misdirected letter

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Prompt #999

Today's Quote:

Re-writing is different from writing. Original writing is very difficult. -- David Cronenberg

Today's Prompts:

+ "You've got sixty seconds."

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Prompt #998

Today's Quote:

Good writing excites me, and makes life worth living. -- Harold Pinter

Today's Prompts:

+ "He's already gone."

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