Quotations by Tim Cahill
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Born: Thursday, December 6, 1979
I am living out my adolescent dream of travel and adventure.
(Keywords: Travel, Dream, Adventure, Living)
I wanted to be a writer from my early teenage years, but I never told anyone. Writers, in my opinion, were god-like creatures, and to say I was striving to be a writer would be incredibly arrogant.
(Keywords: God, Opinion, Teenage, Writer, Writers, Years)
In my house, it is always a scramble from paycheck to paycheck.
Mystery is a resource, like coal or gold, and its preservation is a fine thing.
(Keywords: Gold, Mystery)
Publishing your work is important. Even if you are giving a piece to some smaller publication for free, you will learn something about your writing. The editor will say something, friends will mention it. You will learn.
(Keywords: Work, Friends, Giving, Publishing, Will, Writing)
The way one approaches a wilderness story is to fashion a quest - find something that you are truly interested in finding or discovering.
(Keywords: Fashion, Quest, Wilderness)
There's a story everywhere. Being bored to death someplace is basically a funny proposition. What you have to watch out for is you don't write a boring story about a boring place.
(Keywords: Death, Funny, Being)
You become a better writer by writing. You become a better travel writer by writing about travel.
(Keywords: Travel, Writer, Writing)
You have to first be a writer and somebody who loves to write. If I couldn't travel, I would still write.
(Keywords: Travel, First, Writer)