Merlin Mann on getting started (via John August)

Billy Mernit on why your first draft may well resemble food after it’s been digested and expelled (via David Lemon)

And Neil Gaiman’s advice to authors:
“How do you do it? You do it. You write. You finish what you write.”

And whilst I wouldn’t really recommend watching the film pictured here, its title can be seen as a prompt as much as a play on words. Oh, and it does mean I include a picture of Sherilyn Fenn, which may not be a bad thing.