Favorite Quotes

“Stories are the creative conversion of life itself into a more powerful, clearer, more meaningful experience. They are the currency of human contact.” ~ Robert McKee

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.” ~ Toni Morrison

“In many ways writing is the act of saying I, of imposing oneself upon other people, of saying listen to me, see it my way, change your mind. It’s an aggressive, even a hostile act.” ~ Joan Didion

“The most important person in the motion picture process is the writer, and we must do everything in our power to prevent them from ever realizing it.” ~ Irving Thalberg

“For a secure future, we need to build trust, so that our differences will no longer be a threat to stability, but a cause for celebration.” ~ Trevor Williams, former leader of the Corrymeela Community