5 Great Quotations for Aspiring Writers

“All you can do is try to write as well as you can.” – Harold Pinter

“To write something, you have to risk making a fool of yourself.” – Anne Rice

“I kept always 2 books in my pocket, 1 to read, 1 to write in.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“Writing is like a sport, it’s like athletics. If you don’t practice, you don’t get any better.” – Rick Riordan

“If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything.” – Ernest Hemingway


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.