May you find comfort by reading and mediation on God’s word.
I’m trying in all my stories to get the feeling of the actual life across-not to just depict life-or criticize it-but to actually make it alive. So that when you have read something by me you actually experience the thing. You can’t do this without putting in the bad and the ugly as well as what is beautiful. Because if it is all beautiful you can’t believe in it. Things aren’t that way.
The day you left, it felt like I lost a diary in which I had been writing for so long. Now all that memories flashes in bits and pieces inside my head always and makes me wish that I could sit back and read it all over again.
With diligent practice, you will be an expert.
How you feel after reading something indicates not what you’ve read but where you are at.
It feels good read but greater to write.
A hundred years ago, an average teenager knew countless authors, and, a sex position or two. Today, an average teenager knows countless sex positions, and, an author or two.
Read enough books.
Much is known by reading, more is mastered by doing.
And I feel like a real Dad when I read to her at night. She won’t sleep without one story, at least.