May 2013 Archives

I would go to

I would go to sleep at night feeling that I'd never be published. But I'd wake up in the morning convinced I would be.
Judy Blume

I went to college

I went to college, but I learned to write by reading and writing.
Daniel Pinkwater

I was a very

I was a very fearful child, and when I write I try to remember that feeling of panic. I try to remember what it was like being a kid afraid of the dark, afraid something is lurking in the basement. .
R.L. Stine

I want my own

I want my own writing to surprise me, the way someone else's book does.
Jane Yolen