Anne Mccaffrey quotes, quotations, poems, phrases, words
famous authors, famous people, famous celebrities
PROFILE | PICTURES | NET WORTH | NEWS | VIDEOS | BIO | | QUOTES
Home > > > Quotes

Quotes / Quotations


Sponsored link:
Anne Mccaffrey QUOTES / QUOTATIONS
A good story is a good story no matter who wrote it.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
At age 77, I need the help of someone with more energy than I can now summon to finish a book.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
Because we build the worlds we wouldn't mind living in. They contain scary things, problems, but also a sense of rightness that makes them alive and makes us want to live there.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
But I will say that living in Ireland has changed the cadence and fullness of speech, since the Irish love words and use as many of them in a sentence as possible.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
But Ship Who Sang remains my favorite story. I really rocked folks with that and still cannot read it aloud myself without weeping at the end.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I also don't have organized religion on Pern. I figured - since there were four holy wars going on at the time of writing - that religion was one problem Pern didn't need.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I did not have a chance to write novels until my youngest child started school fulltime.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I didn't raise Todd to be a writer, but he happened to be one anyway.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I do believe that I helped get others published by example as women began to realize what a marvelous genre sf was.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I do outlines when I'm writing with someone, but they also need to have a certain amount of freedom.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I don't keep up with developments, but I do find an expert in any field in which I must explain myself and the science involved.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I don't often reread my own books, unless I am going into another in the series and need to refresh my mood when originating the concept.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I don't think Ireland especially influenced me, but they do give me my space, which I appreciate, and lovely vistas.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I have a shelf of comfort books, which I read when the world closes in on me or something untoward happens.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I have always used emotion as a writing tool. That goes back to me being on the stage.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I have my good days and my bad days, but I don't have as much energy as I used to back when I was young and foolish and didn't count the cost - and it takes a lot - to write.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I have written my own screen version of Pern, but had no buyers yet.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I think that it's true; more women writers make a good living out of writing... whether they are married or single.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I think the Internet, particularly the availability of information, is great. I do a lot of correspondence on-line and have a chat line to talk to my fans as well.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I think writers need windows on a view to remind them that a whole world is out there, not the minutiae with which they might be dealing on a close scale.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I would recommend the short story form, which is a lot harder to write since you have to be so careful with words, until there is plenty of time to doodle through a novel.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I wouldn't encourage new writers to start off publishing through electronic media... it still isn't wide enough for the readership they would need to get a good start.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I'm 78, I'm on my pension in Ireland, and all that good stuff.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I'm still doing a bit of solo writing.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
I'm very fond of the Talent series, and also the Crystal Singer trio.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
Make no judgements where you have no compassion.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
Mostly I'm telling people that they don't have to be victims.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
Nowadays, since my horse died of a stroke, I don't ride anymore though I miss it.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
People have freaked out when I tell them that my dragons are scientifically based... what else can you call a genetically engineered life form?
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
That's such a thrill - a story I wrote at the beginning of my career, and it's still packin' the house.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
That's what writing is all about, after all, making others see what you have put down on the page and believing that it does, or could, exist and you want to go there.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
The thing is, emotion - if it's visibly felt by the writer - will go through all the processes it takes to publish a story and still hit the reader right in the gut. But you have to really mean it.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
What I used to do between writing fits was feed my kids, ride my horse and go shopping for cat and dog food.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey
Writing has been so much a part of my life that I'm really quite annoyed that I can't do as much as I used to.
Quotation of Anne Mccaffrey