RE: Writing Inspiration

Subject: RE: Writing Inspiration
From: "Karen L. Zorn" <k -dot- zorn -at- zorntech -dot- com>
To: "'Lauren'" <lt34 -at- csus -dot- edu>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2007 20:01:52 -0700

I've been carrying around these three quotes from the Chicago Tribune
Magazine since the early '80s when I was writing audio training for the
brand spanking new personal computers and software. Ah, those were the

Anyway, for your enjoyment:

"I love being a writer. What I can't stand is the paperwork." Peter De Vries

"There's nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and open
a vein." Red Smith

"The tools I need for my work are paper, tobacco, food, and a little
whiskey." William Faulkner

My editor red lined "little" and inserted "lot of."

Karen L. Zorn
Zorn Technologies, Inc.
Mesa, AZ


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