Living Lines and Written Rhymes

A lovely accumulation of book reviews, writing articles, quotes, submitted works, and appreciation for the written word, particularly YA fiction, poetry, and journalism.

“Sometimes stories cry out to be told in such loud voices that you write them just to shut them up.”

—   Stephen King (via maxkirin)
cinemagorgeous:

An animated GIF tribute to Life of Pi, by Oamul Lu.

cinemagorgeous:

An animated GIF tribute to Life of Pi, by Oamul Lu.

(via -farmboy)

“Short stories are designed to deliver their impact in as few pages as possible. A tremendous amount is left out, and a good short story writer learns to include only the most essential information.”

—   Orson Scott Card (via writingquotes)

yareviewnetwork:

I am suffering from severe YA. Just when I think it has completely left, it returns with a vengeance.

~ Lourdes

(Source: tcrone)

“I write. The longer I live, the more convinced I’ve become that I cultivate my truest self in this one way.”

—   Tom Chiarella (via writingquotes)

newspaperblackout:

I’ve published a brief history of Newspaper Blackout and this site over on Medium. Give it a read!

“Writers are always interchanging in some way, just as the air we breathe doesn’t belong to one place.”

—   Pablo Neruda (via theparisreview)