A Difference of Degrees

“Truth, like light, blinds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object” — Albert Camus

So in that book you’re writing, hide the twist behind all those beautiful twilights until you reveal the truth in one dazzling sunrise at the end…

Sound and Fury

“After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.” — Aldous Huxley

To me, expressing the inexpressible is what writing seeks to achieve and rarely succeeds, which is maddening. When it happens to hit the mark, however, it is glorious.