Some Writerly Advice from Laini Taylor and Maggie Stiefvater

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Goodreads has this fantastic feature called Ask the Author, where readers and fans can basically ask their favourite authors anything and learn more about them, their stories, their writing process, their quirks and habits, and more. It’s a great way to pick through your favourite authors’ brains and get to know them better.

And of those we follow,  bestselling YA authors Laini Taylor and Maggie Stiefvater inspire us constantly with their words of writerly wisdom and kindness.

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Here are some of our favourite quotes from them:

 

ON PROCESS:

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ON STAYING THE COURSE: 

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ON CHARACTERS:

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ON PERSISTING WITH YOUR DREAMS:

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There are a lot more gems of advice on their blogs – you won’t be sorry you checked them out!

 

Who are some of your favourite authors and what pieces of advice do you bookmark? Share them in the Comments below – we’d love to hear from you!

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