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 I'm a writer first and an editor second... or... by Lynn Abbey at QuoteAbout.net
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Neophyte writers tend to believe that there is something magical about ideas and that if they can just get a hold of a good one, then their futures are ensured

Lynn Abbey

That bedrock faith that I could write was what blinded me to attempts to discourage me

Lynn Abbey

A good short-story writer has an instinct for sketching in just enough background to ground the specific story

Lynn Abbey

I'm one of those writers who, when writing, believes she's god-and that she hasn't bestowed free will on any of her characters. In that sense there are no surprises in any of my books

Lynn Abbey

I write sets of books, but I've also written a lot of orphans

Lynn Abbey

I'm a writer first and an editor second... or maybe third or even fourth. Successful editing requires a very specific set of skills, and I don't claim to have all of them at my command

Lynn Abbey

I am really impressed by lawyers who write books and tell us that they never lost a case. Most lawyers who have never lost a case have not had enough hard cases. But there are very difficult cases out there

Floyd Abrams

The career of a writer is comparable to that of a woman of easy virtue. You write first for pleasure, later for the pleasure of others and finally for money

Marcel Achard