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Friday, March 09, 2007

Thought for the Day 3/9/07

I'm making my coffee right now and thinking about what "Thought for the Day" I might subject you to now...

I found some more neat quotes--go figure--writers, quotable? ;-) But I also gathered some facts I think are pretty intriguing (and might be appreciated by romance writers specifically). Hmm. I guess I could tweak those into story starters...

Ok, so here we go--

Today's "Thought for the Day" is...

"You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you."
~Ray Bradbury

With a mother starting chemotherapy a second time, and other unsavory examples of reality (and mortality) rearing their ugly heads, I can relate to this quote on a very personal level right now.

I do find writing somewhat intoxicating (and since I've never been drunk on anything else--well, maybe love). Where else can you give birth to entire worlds or characters with passion most never show or share? Writing makes gods of the least of us.


Just thinking...
~Saoirse

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