“Nitwit. Oddment. Blubber. Tweak.”


“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write about them warmly, they should have behaved better.”

Anne Lamott

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”

Dr. Seuss

“I think hell is something you carry around with you. Not somewhere you go.”

Neil Gaiman

“Writing a novel is like driving a car at night. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way”

E. L. Doctorow

“Do or do not. There is no try.”


“The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person.”

Chuck Palahniuk

“Sometimes I can feel my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I’m not living.”

Jonathan Safran Foer

“And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.”

John Steinbeck

“But Dumbledore says he doesn't care what they do as long as they don't take him off the Chocolate Frog cards.”

Bill Weasley

“Why do we fall, sir?”


“She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.”


“Hakuna Matata.”

Timon and Pumbaa

“You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.”

Jack London