Tag Archives: Inspiration

Conflict, per Roth (Inspiration)

“If you actually succeed in creating a utopia, you’ve created a world without conflict, in which everything is perfect. And if there’s no conflict, there are no stories worth telling – or reading! “ Veronica Roth Catherine Kane 2/27/17 For … Continue reading

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Reading, per Lincoln (Inspiration)

 “A capacity, and taste, for reading gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. “ Abraham Lincoln Catherine Kane 2/20/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a … Continue reading

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Reading and Civilization, per Okri(Inspiration)

“Reading is an act of civilization; it’s one of the greatest acts of civilization because it takes the free raw material of the mind and builds castles of possibilities.” Ben Okri Catherine Kane 2/13/17 For more information on Catherine’s books, … Continue reading

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A Gift, per Karon (Inspiration)

“This is a gift that God has given me. I’m not smart enough to write for everybody, but it’s the love in these books that comes from Him and goes out to my reading audience. I’m forever grateful for that. … Continue reading

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Exclamations, per Pratchett (Inspiration)

“Five exclamation marks, the sure sign of an insane mind.” Terry Pratchett Catherine Kane 12/19/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, “Manifesting Something Better”, “The Psychic … Continue reading

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Inspiration, per Sivan (Inspiration)

“I feel like part of getting better at writing is knowing where to find that inspiration. Right after something happens to me, the first thing I’ll do is go write when those feelings are really, really fresh.” Troye Sivan Catherine … Continue reading

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Lucky, per Vonnegut (Inspiration)

“It was very lucky for me as a writer that I studied the physical sciences rather than English. I wrote for my own amusement. There was no kindly English professor to tell me for my own good how awful my … Continue reading

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Impossible, per Mandela (Inspiration)

“It always seems impossible until its done. “ Nelson Mandela Catherine Kane 11/7/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, “Adventures in Palmistry”, “The Practical Empath – Surviving and Thriving as a Psychic Empath”, “Manifesting Something Better”, “The Psychic Power of … Continue reading

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Job, per Herriot (Inspiration)

“I love writing about my job because I loved it, and it was a particularly interesting one when I was a young man. It was like holidays with pay to me. “ James Herriot Catherine Kane 10/24/16 For more information … Continue reading

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Exercise, per Pratchett (Inspiration)

“Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong. “ Terry Pratchett Catherine Kane 10/10/16 For more information on Catherine’s books, … Continue reading

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