"Writing doesn't come real easy to me. I couldn't write a novel in a year. It wouldn't be readable. I don't let an editor even look at it until the second year, because it would just scare them. I just have to trust that all these scraps and dead-ends will find a way."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Charles Frazier on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Charles Frazier on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Charles Frazier on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Charles Frazier on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Charles Frazier on Golda Meir
"Hardboiled crime fiction came of age in 'Black Mask' magazine during the Twenties and Thirties. Writers like Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler learnt their craft and developed a distinct literary style and attitude toward the modern world."