Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.
I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
I conceived the whole adventure as a short comic -nonfiction novel- the first. That book was an important event for me. While writing it, I realized I just might have found a solution to what had always been my greatest creative quandary. I wanted to produce a journalistic novel, something on a large scale that would have the credibility of fact, the immediacy of film, the depth and freedom of prose, and the precision of poetry.