The creations of a great writer are little more than the moods and passions of his own heart, given surnames and Christian names, and sent to walk the earth.
Author: William Butler Yeats (1865-1939)
Profession: Irish Poet, Playwright.
Writing is thinking on paper.
Clutter is the disease of American writing. We are a society strangling in unnecessary words, circular constructions, pompous frills and meaningless jargon.
Four basic premises of writing: clarity, brevity, simplicity, and humanity.
Hard writing makes easy reading. Easy writing makes hard reading.
Writing is a craft not an art.