Some articles on writing, writing ability:
... to his father's intention of bringing him up to trade, was most probably confined to the writing school, where all that was taught was writing and arithmetic ... with specific events and incidents, he did talk about the origins of his writing ability Richardson would tell stories to his friends and spent his youth constantly writing letters ... After his writing ability was known, he began to help others in the community write letters ...
Famous quotes containing the words ability and/or writing:
“There may perhaps be a new generation of doctors horrified by lacerations, infections, women who have douched with kitchen cleanser. What an irony it would be if fanatics continued to kill and yet it was the apathy and silence of the medical profession that most wounded the ability to provide what is, after all, a medical procedure.”
—Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)
“... no writing is a waste of time,no creative work where the feelings, the imagination, the intelligence must work.”
—Brenda Ueland (18911985)