Monday, July 28, 2014

A great nugget from Melissa Manlove:

If you tell a story that has truth buried in it, it will feel true. There's no pressure to discover the emotional core of your story at the beginning. The first draft comes from your subconscious -- you leave yourself clues as to what the story is about.

Monday, July 14, 2014

From the grossly talented Matt de la Pena:

It's all about how hard you work when nobody's watching you.