“Trying to have the middle road has never worked in the magazine publishing business. If you want to start a magazine and survive, find a niche that no one is serving.”
-Samir Husni, aka “Mr. Magazine,” Director of the Magazine Innovation Center at the University of Mississippi, School of Journalism.
“Broadcasters are storytellers, newspapers are fact-gatherers and organizers of information, and news magazines are kind of a hybrid of both.”
-Everette E. Dennis, Research Professor at Rice University
“Read. Just don’t read one type of book. Read different books by various authors so you develop different styles.
~R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps series
“If there’s a book you really want to read but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”
-Toni Morrison, author of The Bluest Eye
“The difference between reality and fiction? Fiction has to make sense.”
– Tom Clancy, author of The Hunt for Red October.