“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…
“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.
"I’ve been seeing writing advice going around and weirdly, I think the best writing/everything/life advice I got was from my algorithms & data structures professor.
‘First make it work, then make it right, then make it pretty.’" — @MostlyBree via Twitter
"Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working." — Pablo Picasso
"Less plot, more story. Plot is rhythm, story is melody." — Guillermo del Toro
“A writer needs three things, experience, observation, and imagination.” — William Faulkner
“Somewhere beyond right and wrong, there is a garden.
I will meet you there.”