I think I'm a born storyteller. Inspiration is all around me. I can read a newspaper article and come up with an idea for a book.
More Quotes from Jackie Collins:During the course of that year, I'll probably have another book come out, ... I'll go on the road to promote it and do publicity. People think the life of a writer like me is easy. 'She writes those scandalous books and then she just lounges around.'
Our kids are going to be acting out their multiplication tables and singing out their history lessons,
I really fall in love with my characters, even the bad ones. I love getting together with them. They tell me what to do; they take me on a wild and wonderful trip.
People are intrigued by fame, power and wealth and I think Hollywood is the only place where you get all three together.
Who is ready to settle for five minutes when three hours does nicely?
I never cross anything out. I just add to it. It's embellishing. Then my assistant puts it on the computer. It's almost like reading something new when it goes on the computer.
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In the final analysis, you get what you pay for.
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