For me falling in love is like taking that one last tequila shot at 3 AM. All your friends are doing it and it seems like a really good idea at the time but when it’s over you spend the next 12 hours crying and puking and swearing you’ll never do that again.
I want to write gems. Not because they are pretty but they have value. When you look at an emerald that has been unearthed, it just looks like a rock. I don’t need to write fancy cut prose. I just want to make some valuable rocks. – Why I Write