Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard and shot it.
Quote by Truman Capote
Sometimes when I think how good my book can be, I can hardly breathe.
A conversation is a dialogue, not a monologue. That's why there are so few good...
That's not writing, that's typing.
Mick Jagger is about as sexy as a pissing toad.
Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.
When you've got nowhere to turn, turn on the gas. , Answered Prayers (Unspoiled Monsters).
Fame is only good for one thing - they will cash your check in a...
I like to talk on TV about those things that aren't worth writing about.
Writing stopped being fun when I discovered the difference between good writing and bad and,...
It's a scientific fact. For every year a person lives in Hollywood, they lose two...
I can see every monster as they come in.
The quietness of his tone italicized the malice of his reply.
It's a scientific fact that if you stay in California you lose one point of...
When I think about how good my book could be, I can hardly breathe.
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner...
I got this idea of doing a really serious big work-it would be precisely like...
Well, I'm about as tall as a shotgun, and just as noisy.
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music....
When God hands you a gift, he also hands you a whip; and the whip...
Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.