All That Twitters: Gems and Jewels of Writers and Readers

Pink Royal FuturaTwitter can be such a treasure trove of wondrous finds for the wayward writer. We find the sparkling minds of so many authors to converse with; we are greeted with so many jewelled ideas splashed about in a kaleidoscopic wonderland.

Quips and tips abound to aid muse-enslaved writers as we weave on warp and weft tales to titillate and tantalize the imagination of ourselves and those beloved readers who take our hands and journey with us.

These are some of the gems I found by the amazing individuals who populate Twitter:


ssteele @Thereal_ssteele:

“There’s little more amazing when you nail a great chapter. The magic rolls through the fingers and afterwards I have to do a little dance.”


Tweeted by @TheUnNovelist

 The UnNovelist @TheUnNovelist:

“Action scenes should be a model of stripped tension and economy of words. #amwriting #writing #writingtip


Fantasy Author @BrianRathbone

“Writing is unlike anything else I’ve done. It is a multi-faceted journey with many challenges and elusive but wonderful rewards. #amwriting


Chuck Sambuchino @ChuckSambuchino:

“Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don’t feel I should be doing something else.” – Gloria Steinem


Drew Chial @DrewChial:

#YouKnowYouAreAWriterWhen you know what it’s like to have selective writer’s block, where you can work on a blog but get stuck on fiction”

Tweeted by @BlueMoonPbh


Dianne Astle @bendragonborn:

“I thought writing would be easy. I learned it was hard and might have stopped but I was in love with the characters.”


Man Created God @darrrkstarrr: “

A library is a hospital for the mind. If you have kids, show them how to use a library & encourage them to read.”


Pause @Pausedesigns:

“First rule of Thesaurus Club: You do not talk, speak, chat, deliberate, confer, gab, or converse about Thesaurus Club.”


Tweeted by Scarlett Clarke @SC_Romance
Tweeted by @SC_Romance

Todd W. Haines @toddwhaines

 “If you can tell stories, create characters, devise doesn’t matter a damn how you write.” – Somerset Maugham #amwriting #books


S. Marshall Wilson @smarshallwilson:

“It’s good to criticize your work. Allow it to refine you but never let it stop you.”


Ben Willoughby @BenWilloughby84:

“Writing a story without a title thought up yet reminds me of when my wife was pregnant but we didn’t know the gender yet. #amwriting

Tweeted by @_ciaraanthony


Fantasy Author @BrianRathbone:

 “One of my favorite things about the Internet age is the ability of readers to easily communicate with writers.”


Jack Silkstone @JSilkstone:

“Another author asked me how I get good review for my books. Only answer I could think of was – write stuff they like to read!”


Drew Chial @DrewChial:

#YouKnowYouAreAWriterWhen you repurpose a continuity error into its own subplot”


Tweeted by @GCMacQuarie


AA Publishing LLC @AAPublishingLLC:

Editing is a manuscript’s best friend. It’s what allows your story to sing! Embrace the process. #amwriting – The Editors”



Tweeted by @Kobo



“I’m addicted to reading


“The secret to a well balanced life is a cup of tea in one hand and a book in the other.”


I hope you enjoyed the words of the wonderful people I’ve gotten to know on Twitter. I hope you consider becoming another:

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