A writer is someone who writes. Pat Schneider

Writing is like breathing. It’s possible to learn to do it well, but the point is to do it no matter what. Julia Cameron

Be specific. Don’t say “fruit”. Tell what kind of fruit – “It’s a pomegranate.” Give things the dignity of their names. Natalie Goldberg

Let the words, the memories, the imaginings pour white-hot onto the page.
Pat Schneider

When you are not writing, you are a writer too. It doesn’t leave you. Use your senses as an animal does. Natalie Goldberg

Push yourself beyond when you think you are done with what you have to say. Sometimes when you think you are done, it is just the edge of beginning.
Natalie Goldberg

Writing is about getting something down, not thinking something up. When I am trying to think something up, I am straining. Julie Cameron

If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot. Stephen King

Writing Groups in York Region