It was April 15, and Hy stood in a block-long line at the post office. He tried to remember how he set the timer on the mail bomb.
Beth roused as something landed softly on the end of her bed. Just the cat, she thought, and began to sink back into sleep. Her eyes snapped open as she remembered she hadn’t had a …
If you don’t understand that story is character and not just idea, you will not be able to breathe life into even the most intriguing flash of inspiration. – Elizabeth George
webcam watching for a volcano
“Quit opening my mail, or I’ll stab you with the letter opener!” “Try to remember I’m a character witness at your murder trial.”
We write by the light of every story we have ever read. – Richard Peck
hamfest – little children chase duct tape rolls
The wind had whistled through the graveyard unaccompanied. Now another, sharper whistle joined it, and the gravediggers shivered.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. – Nancy H. Kleinbaum (said by Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society)
all the clocks are wound – as eager to hear midnight as Quasimodo