God flourished my ministry and my career of creative thinking, communicating and writing back 50 years.
The one thing that’s terrible about traveling for fun is writing about it.
Writing saved me from the sin and inconvenience of violence.
I was brought up to try to see what was wrong and right it. Since I am a writer, writing is how I right it.
My mother says I was writing before I was crawling. I wrote in the dirt with a twig.
I looked at myself, and I just said, ‘Well, you know, I can sing, but I’m not the greatest singer in the world. I can play guitar very well, but I’m not the greatest guitar player in the world.’ So I said, ‘Well, if I’m going to project an individuality, it’s going to have to […]
Writing is my love. If you love something, you find a lot of time. I write for two hours a day, usually starting at midnight; at times, I start at 11.
I don’t really have a writing process. I don’t write at all but, honestly, I feel like it’s a modern-day writing because everything is technology and if I go in there and freestyle and I keep it, I feel like I wrote that. If I go in there and fix it, it’s almost like something […]
You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you.
Writing is challenging work because it’s so easy to get consumed with how it’s going, what’s going to happen to it, who’s going to like or not like it. You want to get all of that stuff out of your head and just let the work flow.