What I do is put my characters into situations that are so precarious there is no way to get out. And then I figure how to get them out.
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I love the freedom that the narrative form provides.
I worked in Hollywood as a reader and a would-be writer for about 6 years before I sold my first story.
My heroes are those who risk their lives every day to protect our world and make it a better place - police, firefighters and members of our armed forces.
When you write a movie, you have a hundred collaborators. But when you write a novel, it's yours.
The foolish think the Eagle weak, and easy to bring to heel. The Eagle's wings are silken, but its claws are made of steel.
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Anyone who doesn't regret the passing of the Soviet Union has no heart. Anyone who wants it restored has no brains.