Writing is a solitary occupation. Family, friends and society are the natural enemies of the writer. He must be alone, uninterrupted, and slightly savage if he is to sustain and complete an undertaking.
- Jessamyn West
When you tell a lie, you steal someone’s right to the truth.
~ Khaled Hosseini
Don't ever hesitate to trade your cow for a handful of magic beans.
~ Tom Robbins
Archives. Tangible elements of a time gone by.
The unfed mind devours itself.
~ Gore Vidal
My story is different to the ones they might have told you.
“But always, to her, red and green cabbages were to be jade and burgundy, chrysoprase and prophyry. Life has no weapons against a woman like that.”
~ Edna Ferber
Dark melody days.
"It was the dance of all fulfillment I now held and knew deeply, cancelling my forgotten fear of strangeness and catastrophe."
~Wilson Harris, The Palace of the Peacock