If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot. There’s no way around these two things that I’m aware of, no shortcut.
The most important things are the hardest to say, because words diminish them.
Fiction is the truth inside the lie.
Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.
If you don’t have the time to read, you don’t have the time or the tools to write.
Either get busy living or get busy dying
The trust of the innocent is the liar’s most useful tool.
Books are a uniquely portable magic.
The place where you made your stand never mattered. Only that you were there… and still on your feet.