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Writing Quotes #1

Writing is easy: All you need to do is sit staring at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead. – – James Michener

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The beautiful part of writing is that you don’t have to get it right the first time – unlike say, a brain Surgeon.

– Russel Lynes

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I receive a lot of letters from people. They say, “I want to be a writer. What should I do?” I tell them to stop writing to me and get on with it.

– Ruth Rendell

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Writers don’t have lifestyles. They sit in little rooms and write.

– Norman Mailer

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A bad review may spoil your breakfast but you shouldn’t allow it spoil your lunch.

– Kingsley Amis

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I'm a food scientist who has chosen the path of creative writing- the one thing which comes to me naturally.
Back in 2013, my love for teaching young learners propelled me into picking teaching as a career. I taught English, Maths and Science in the United Arab Emirates where I lived for ten years. Right now, I live in Coal City, a beautiful hilly area of my country Nigeria.
My website Fiez-writer is a product of my extreme desire to share my writing with the world. Here, I share fiction, poems, thoughts and writing tips.
A huge part of my life is spent with my lovely family and I'm a proud mother to three brilliant kids.

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  1. 🤣These are really funny ones. “I receive a lot of letters from people. They say, “I want to be a writer. What should I do?” I tell them to stop writing to me and get on with it”. This one got me especially. Writers are a different kind of human species.

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