Finding our voice is all about finding the courage to write dangerously, to speak out from our hearts onto the page. A wonderful gathering of inspiring quotes about voice and the writer’s calling to inspire us all:
“The role of a writer is not to say what we can all say, but what
we are unable to say.”
“And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise it. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.”
“Quiet people have the loudest minds.”
“We have to continually be jumping off cliffs and developing wings on the
“Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak out about. Be willing to split open.”
“Blame it or praise it, there is no denying the wild horse in us.”
“If you hide your ignorance, no one will hit you and you’ll never learn.”
“If I waited for perfection, I would never write a word.”
“Nothing haunts us like the things we don’t say.”
“Before you learn to write well, to trust yourself as a writer, you have to learn to be patient in the presence of your own thoughts.
“If it’s still in your mind, it is worth taking the risk.”
I hope some of these words of wisdom give your own words wings today. Write on!