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Quotation(s) of the Week: Courtesy of Crazyhorse

Received via e-mail yesterday from Crazyhorse journal. Check out the quotations mentioned within, and consider others to send to Crazyhorse!

Crazyhorse Quick-Quote Contest
Do you have a favorite quote about writing, the creative process, or the writing life? E-mail it to Crazyhorse to enter it into the Crazyhorse Quick-Quote Contest.

20 winners receive a free subscription to Crazyhorse.
Winning quotes will featured within the perpetual quote-display box at www.crazyhorsejournal.org and e-mailed to all.

E-mail in quotes by writers, for writers – anything to do with writing. For example:

“That’s all we have, finally, the words, and they had better be the right ones.”
–Raymond Carver

“The blood jet is poetry and there is no stopping it.”
–Sylvia Plath

“From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached.”
–Franz Kafka

“Why do writers write? Because it isn’t there.”
–Thomas Berger

“I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.”
–Edgar Allan Poe

E-mail your entry to crazyhorse(at)cofc(dot)edu
subject line: Quote

Enter by midnight, April 17, 2010.

Quotes should be no more than 190 characters (30 words or less).

20 winners receive a free subscription to Crazyhorse.

Winning quotes featured within the perpetual quote-display box at www.crazyhorsejournal.org and e-mailed to all.

One quote per contestant.

Quotes judged by the Crazyhorse Editorial Intern team: we’ll also compile as many entries as we can and e-mail them back for everyone to read.

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  1. This is great, Erika! I sent this in ~ it's one of my faves:

    “Don’t think. Write. We think before we write a story, and afterward, but during the writing we listen.”
    ~ Madeleine L’Engle

  2. That's a good quote, Kathleen! Good luck!

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