...and you drink a little too much and try a little too hard. And you go home to a cold bed and think, 'That was fine'. And your life is a long line of fine.
Women are just as violently minded as men are, but with men, it's taken for granted.
I think that women really entwine with the people that they become close to in a way that men don't - and so, when they are forced to disentwine, you can't remove the vines without doing some damage.
A great thriller, to me, is more about creating a sense of unease: a queasiness that comes with knowing something is not quite right.
We're into this barrage of pop culture - you know, TV, movies, the Internet. We become creatures that we've made up, made of certain different flotsam from pop culture and certain different personas that are in style.
I'm all for whatever transitions the book properly to a movie.