Quotable

It is obscenely difficult—if not impossible—to make something that nobody hates…Conversely, it is incredibly easy—if not expected—to make something that nobody loves. What a great quote for us creatives, huh? Hits a little close to home, but puts a smile on the face, too, so it’s fine. My obsession with collecting and sharing book quotesContinue reading “Quotable”

Quotable

“Instructors could teach the basic techniques and methods, but a mastery of mechanical knowledge could never make a person an artist. No one could teach creativity or invention. A spark needed to come from within. It must be something unique, something discovered by the individual, a leap of understanding, a burst of insight, the combiningContinue reading “Quotable”

The End of the Beginning

The End of the Beginning When my editor finished highlighting the oversights I’d missed in Book One, I found myself renewed in my task of telling this story in its best possible way. So, I set to refining those last details of my piece. It was the first time I really felt like an artist.Continue reading “The End of the Beginning”