Lynn Abbey Quotes


28 Lynn Abbey quotes:



"Once you've invested hundreds of hours in creating a coherent universe, your story's grown to around a half-million words and can't be written as anything less than a trilogy."
"One of my great passions is the collection of historical trivia."
"Short-story writing requires an exquisite sense of balance. Novelists, frankly, can get away with more. A novel can have a dull spot or two, because the reader has made a different commitment."
"That bedrock faith that I could write was what blinded me to attempts to discourage me."
"The money can be decent, but I really don't recommend the work-for-hire route as an entry into publishing. Too many things can go wrong."
"There is nothing that compares to an unexpected round of applause."
"When I have an idea, it goes from vague, cloudy notion to 100,000 words in a heartbeat."
"When I'm not writing or tweaking my computer, I do embroidery. When I'm not plunging into the past, tweaking, or embroidering, I'm reading books about history, computers, or embroidery."



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