Be obscure clearly.
Every writer I know has trouble writing.
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music the words make.
Storytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.
I love being a writer. What I can't stand is the paperwork.
Easy reading is damn hard writing.
The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.