“Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.” -Buddha

Something Simple. Something Different.

I’m a firm believer that the English language is so beautiful that a sentence standing alone can inspire, provoke, and invoke great meaning. Here we will showcase “one-liners” written by literary greats, by my friends and family, by fellow writers and by yours truly. Only have a second? Check out the quote of the day. Want to dive deeper? Take the time to read the whole blog post. Want to share one of your favorite quotes or get involved? Contact me!

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“It was a cool fall day, but overall very lovely and suggestive of fresh starts.” -E.P.

STOP! If you missed the first installment from the novel I’m working on, you can read it here before you continue! “From the driveway, the old place didn’t look too shabby. As is the case with most things in life, however, the closer you look, the more unsavory details are revealed. The walkway was madeContinue reading ““It was a cool fall day, but overall very lovely and suggestive of fresh starts.” -E.P.”

“Sometimes I can feel my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.” —Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

This quote is arguably one of the most beautiful and poignant lines in all of the English language, which is one of the reasons I selected it for my next blog post! Each word is powerful and meaningful to the point that you can really feel what the author is feeling, which is something thatContinue reading ““Sometimes I can feel my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.” —Jonathan Safran Foer, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”

“You should be kind to everybody, even cats and dogs.” -Jaclyn, 8 years old

Be Kind and Don’t Litter by Jaclyn McClintick “Be kind to your friends and other people too. Grammys and Grampys, moms and dads need kindness. You should be kind to everybody, even cats and dogs. Be kind to your home town. One way to be kind is to not litter. Littering can kill animals. LitteringContinue reading ““You should be kind to everybody, even cats and dogs.” -Jaclyn, 8 years old”

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