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Born: 1984-06-12
Profession: Writer
Nation: American
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For me to be a billion-dollar author, I need to have people buying my books at Wal-Mart.

Tags: Author, Books, Buying

I don't really like fairies.

Tags: Fairies

I don't want to be famous per se, but I want to write books for as long as I can. And I plan on writing a lot.

Tags: Famous, Write, Writing

I priced my books at what I would want to spend on an electronic book.

Tags: Book, Books, Spend

I still have the same friends I've had for the last 15 or 20 years.

Tags: Friends, Last

I want to be a writer. I do not want to spend 40 hours a week handling e-mails, formatting covers, finding editors, etc.

Tags: Spend, Week, Writer

I've always kind of wrote when I wanted to. Once I get the idea in my head and get it outlined out, I usually just sit and write until it's done.

Tags: Done, Wanted, Write

It feels so weird to be able to just kind of buy things when I want them or need them.

Tags: Able, Feels, Weird

Self-publishing is great, but I don't want to be an icon for it, or anything else.

Tags: Else, Great, Icon

Travelling is a great time to catch up on my reading. It's hard falling asleep in new places, but a good book always makes it easier.

Tags: Good, Great, Time

When I was a little kid, before I learned how to write, I would tell stories.

Tags: Learned, Tell, Write

I have a screened in porch, and it's nice to curl up with a book outside when it's raining, especially an old battered classic like 'Pride & Prejudice & Zombies.'

Tags: Book, Nice, Old

I think I draw most inspiration from writers like Richelle Mead and filmmakers like John Hughes. They both really understand the experience of being a teenager and how insistent and intense everything feels, but they're also smart, savvy, and fun.

Tags: Experience, Fun, Smart

I usually plan to read a book for a half-hour before bed, but then I end up staying awake until 3 A.M. to finish it. Fortunately, my dog doesn't mind when I keep the bedside lamp on.

Tags: Book, End, Mind

I was always depressed growing up. There wasn't a reason for it, I just was. I was sad and morose. I cried a lot, I wrote a lot, and I read a lot; and that was how I dealt with it.

Tags: Read, Reason, Sad

I've taken every writing class I've had available. I took classes in high school, and I took English and writing classes in community college, but I dropped out of college. I also attended a local writing workshop two years ago.

Tags: College, School, Writing

My mom has a tape from when I was, like, 2 years old, talking with my grandma, telling her a story that's really elaborate about werewolves and wolves.

Tags: Her, Mom, Old

People have bad things to say about publishers, but I think they still have services, and I want to see what they are. And if they end up not being any good, I don't have to keep using them.

Tags: Bad, End, Good

Writing has always felt like a compulsion. Even at high school there'd be times when people would ask me if I wanted to go and hang out and I'd sit home and write instead.

Tags: Home, School, Writing

I find that a man is as old as his work. If his work keeps him from moving forward, he will look forward with the work.

Tags: Age, Forward, Work

Only the man who has enough good in him to feel the justice of the penalty can be punished.

Tags: Good, Him, Justice
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