Friday Quote

Here is a great chapter lead-in quote, taken from “The First Five Pages” by Noah Lukeman (which, by the way, is a great book on Writing)

“… there’s a hormone secreted into the bloodstream of most writers that makes them hate their own work while they are doing it, or immediately after. This, coupled with the chorus of critical reaction from those privileged to take a first look, is almost enough to discourage further work entirely.”

  • Francis Ford Coppola, “Letter to the Reader,” Zoetrope magazine
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About Bill Davis

Writer, speaker and translation and language learning consultant. I write technical articles, poetry and humor, and I am working on my first novel which is set on the island of Palawan in the Philippines.
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