I was warped early by Ray Bradbury and Edgar Allan Poe. I was very fond of Franz Kafka.
There is good and mediocre writing within every genre.
There are two types of freedom in this world: freedom to and freedom from.
Ignoring isn’t the same as ignorance, you have to work at it.
Everyone thinks writers must know more about the inside of the human head, but that's wrong. They know less, that's why they write. Trying to find out what everyone else takes for granted.
Perhaps I write for no one. Perhaps for the same person children are writing for when they scrawl their names in the snow.