Would you not like to try all sorts of lives? One is so very small.
But that is the satisfaction of writing: one can impersonate so many people.
CAHERSIVEEN playwright Amy Conroy is to shortly take to the stage at Listowel Writers’ Week for her explosive play I heart Alice heart I.
The documentary-style show, now in its third year, tells the love story of two women named Alice. Continue reading
“You can make anything by writing.”
– C.S. LEWIS
“I would stand and look out over the roofs of Paris and think, ‘Do not worry. You have always written before and you will write now. All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.’
So finally I would write one true sentence, and then go on from there. It was easy then because there was always one true sentence that I knew or had seen or had heard someone say.
The writer’s job is to tell the truth.”
– ERNEST HEMINGWAY
“Always be a poet, even in prose.”
– CHARLES BAUDELAIRE
Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.
– ANTON CHEKHOV