Christina Katz is a creative writing coach who lives in Oregon. Check out her Writer’s Platfom course on Udemy and this ultra-cool MEGA LIST of movies about writers and the writing life!
Neil Gaiman is the author of everything cool including The Ocean at the End of the Lane, The Sleeper and the Spindle, and Unnatural Creatures. Love this quote? Show it off on a tee or notebook! And check out this adorable audio of Maddy Gaiman interviewing her dad!
Jim Thompson was an American author and screenwriter known for his hardboiled crime fiction most notably The Killer Inside Me. Recently, 37 years after his death Mulholland Books reissued all 25 of his books in trade paperback. He was lesser known for his screenplay collaborations with Stanley Kubrick.
Caroline Gordon was a celebrated American novelist and literary critic, a friend and contemporary of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Faulkner, Eliot and O’Connor. She had a fascinating tumultuous affair with her husband, the poet Allen Tate, twice ending in divorce, and among her various published works was a critical guide called How to Read a Novel.
Stephen King is the author of all the wicked awesome scary stories you hid from your parents to read growing up and some of Hollywood’s most memorable and awarded films. His On Writing remains one of the most well respected and loved books on the craft (and one of my personal favorites). Check out more quotes …