5 Great Quotations about the Writing Process

“I don’t feel I’m finished with a book until it’s remaindered.” – Joseph Heller

“If you are in difficulties with a book, try the element of surprise: attack it at an hour when it isn’t expecting it.” – H.G. Wells

“The scariest moment is always just before you start.” – Stephen King

“I just sit at my typewriter and curse a bit.” – P.G. Wodehouse

“I hate writing, I love having written.” – Dorothy Parker


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.