Writing

If it had been your exact thought you would have used my exact words.

Mar 212019
 

Writing is irresponsible, and aphorism is the most irresponsible form of writing.

Feb 082019
 

It is tempting to license writers, if only so the ones who write about how difficult writing is can have theirs revoked.

Feb 072019
 

The purpose of writing is to assemble a zombie army.

Feb 052019
 

Pure poetry, n.   A polite term for an especially execrable piece of prose.

Jan 102019
 

If you write for yourself, keep it out of my sight.

Nov 232018
 

The talent to be memorable carries the obligation to be wise.

Nov 222018
 

One praises style when there is nothing else to praise.

Sep 282018
 

Write briefly, and risk being misunderstood; or write at length, and assure it.

Sep 182018
 

The supreme accolade for a writer is to have his work attributed to Anonymous.