During a time of great distress I was reminded of a quote by Maya Angelou. I’ve since sought out some more of her inspirational quotes and those that I think relate to me as a writer are listed below.
All great achievements require time.
Nothing will work unless you do.
Some critics will write ‘Maya Angelou is a natural writer’ – which is right after being a natural heart surgeon.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.