“If you have any young friends who aspire to become writers, the second greatest favor you can do them is to present them with copies of The Elements of Style. The first greatest, of course, is to shoot them now, while they’re happy.
– Dorothy Parker”—(via thetinhouse)
“To banish the notion forever that children’s and young adult books, because they are created for young people, are somehow a lesser form of literature.”—Ginee Seo, Children’s Publishing director at Chronicle Books on what she’s an evangelist for (via randombookishness)
I haven’t updated in a while mostly because it’s been like a crazy, but I’m at 30,080. It’s not on my goal. Thank god, I wrote a crap ton the first day. But as long as I write 3,000 words a day until the end of the month I’ll be all set. On the bright…