liveonearth (liveonearth) wrote,

Wordaholic's Prayer

Grant me the tenacity to beat the living shit out of a line until it fits
The courage to cut what I cannot fix
And the wisdom to feign indifference.

--Sir Christopher Jelley
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Posts from This Journal “writing” Tag

  • Interesting Times Indeed

    Being a doc and a dork too, I've been studying on COVID-19 since it first appeared. Still the magnitude of the crisis is shocking. This will be…

  • QotD: Churchill on the Creative Process

    To begin with, (your project) is a toy and an amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, then it becomes a master, then it becomes a tyrant. The…

  • QotD: Cooking Salvation

    "'If you are careful,' Garp wrote, 'if you use good ingredients, and you don't take any shortcuts, then you can usually cook something very…

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