Quotes by Carrie Vaughn
Alive from: 1973-
Category: Writers (Contemporary)
Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
All writing and publishing is very difficult, regardless of genre. There are going to be obstacles no matter what.
Don't hold back in your writing. Take risks. Go ahead and tackle that crazy idea that you think will never fly, because that may be the one that makes you stand out from the crowd. Keep pushing the envelope.
Have a picture in mind of the kind of career you want, the kind of writer you want to be. This will help you make tough decisions when you reach crossroads - choosing an agent, deciding to accept deals.
Writers can feel pretty powerless in the big corporate world of publishing, but sometimes our greatest power is the ability to say 'no.'
Subjects in these quotes:
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 384
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 282
American writer 232
Oliver Wendell Holmes
American writer and poet 139
American writer 130
American writer and publisher 121
American writer 120
American writer, feminist, womanist, librarian, and civil 100