A Source of Inspiration

In keeping the passion for writing alive, I was inspired today by a quote I read by Walt Whitman.

“A perfect writer would make words sing, dance, kiss, do the male and female act, bear children, weep, bleed, rage, stab, steal, fire cannon, steer ships, sack cities, charge with cavalry or infantry, or do anything, that man or woman or the natural powers can do.”

Though I don’t believe in perfection, these are certainly powerful words to strive for.

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