- I want this story to be written
- I don’t want this story to be written by anyone but me
- I don’t want to write this story
"Cram your head with characters and stories. Abuse your library privileges. Never stop looking at the world, and never stop reading to find out what sense other people have made of it. If people give you a hard time and tell you to get your nose out of a book, tell them you’re working. Tell them it’s research. Tell them to pipe down and leave you alone."
-Jennifer Weiner (via observando)
"To read a novel is to wonder constantly, even at moments when we lose ourselves most deeply in the book: How much of this is fantasy, and how much is real?"
-What Our Minds Do When We Read Novels by Orhan Pamuk (via treesofreverie)