Wednesday, June 20, 2012

I Love Writers

I love writers!

They say writers only need one tool, a seat-belt! A grimmer version explains how to write a book, "You just stare at a blank piece of paper until blood pours out of your eyes."

Thank you dear writers for:
  • The hours you spend alone
  • The courage to share your creation
  • The joy and wisdom you have given us
  • Opening our hearts and minds to new thoughts
  • Explaining things I would never understand without you
  • Helping me to make it through the night more than once -- a lot more than once
  • Making me laugh out loud
  • Allowing me to cry when I could not
  • Getting me through my childhood
  • Teaching me about compassion
  • Helping me to learn the "how to" of so many things
  • Daring to face the harshest, most snide criticism some people can dish out
  • Sharing the secrets of your very soul that your words reveal
  • Creating worlds of wonder for us to travel in and characters we remember for life
  • Filling me with hope
  • Making the would richer, finer, and more accessible to so many people
  • Letting me to dare to join your ranks!
I love you so dearly. Thank you so deeply.


  1. Thank you Mandy - you've been a huge influence on my work.

    1. Thanks BBCH. I appreciate your encouragement.

  2. Am a reader first...thank you, your words truly have wings.

    1. Wow, Helen, I appreciate your encouragement too!

  3. Not only have you joined the ranks ... but you've become a source of inspiration to the ranks!

  4. Thank you Writers of the past and the present to help me unlearn and relearn.
    And thank you Mandy for helping me grow.
    You are so much loved.

    1. Ensermu, your encouragement means the world to me. Thanks.

  5. Brilliant. Almost a prayer. Gratitude for writers. Just wonderful. Thank you Mandy!

  6. Thank you Father Luke. It is truly heart-felt -- and meant for you too, of course!

  7. And sometimes, it's just so fun to let your imagination RIP!! Haven't done it since childhood. We could use a lot more of it. Mandy Evans is one of the BEST! Renata


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