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When the Going Gets Tough, Writers Write

Posted by Charles Gray on June 25, 2014

Some very wise thoughts from a fellow writer. Remember, without persistence there can be no success.

Artistry With Words

town_250Happy Monday to you all.  I hope you found peace and relaxation from this past weekend.  Let’s hit the ground running (cliché, Lizzy) and see what kind of trouble we can stir up.


Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge
My apologies for quoting Coolidge. LOL  But in this case, I happen to agree with Silent Cal.


I am an observer of people.  Over the past three years of my writing journey, I have been in touch with many writers.  Something I have noticed is how easily some writers are discouraged by lack of results.  Many who write…

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One Response to “When the Going Gets Tough, Writers Write”

  1. Billybuc said

    Thank you!

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