Great souls, Great stories.
You always get more respect when you don’t have a happy ending.
The music lets me see the story but the story doesn’t let me write the words.
Done is better than none. You could have all the ideas in the world, but without execution, you will go nowhere.
Writers are cut open on the page.
She who is a dancer can only sway the silk of her hair like the summer breeze.
Life baffles me most days. Maybe that’s why I write. To try and make sense of it all.
A writer always writes.
Only after a writer lets literature shape her can she perhaps shape literature. In working-class France, when an apprentice got hurt, or when he got tired, the experienced workers said, “It is the trade entering his body.” The art must enter the body, too.
A true writer cuts their heart open and lets it bleed all over the page…