When I'm writing, sometimes it gets to that place where I feel like the piece is writing itself and I'm trying not to get in the way.
The story I am writing exists, written in absolutely perfect fashion, some place, in the air. All I must do is find it, and copy it.
The wastebasket is a writer's best friend.
I want to write books that unlock the traffic jam in everybody's head.
Being an author is having angels whisper in your ear - and devils, too.
The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.
An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff.
A synonym is a word you use when you can't spell the other one.
Writer's block is a disease for which there is no cure, only respite.
Being an author is like being in charge of your own personal insane asylum.