Find the best quotes by Meg Cabot.
Writing used to be my hobby, but now that it’s my job, I have no hobby – except watching TV and laying around the pool…
When I did see the story of Persephone, I was really drawn to it. Persephone, the goddess of spring, was kept from Olympus by her…
Sometimes I just want to write a really intense love scene. But I can’t do that in my books for teens, or parents will complain…
In high school, I was very active in extracurricular activities such as art, theatre, and choir. I also wrote for the school newspaper, but not…
In high school, I wanted to be an actress. Until I got to college and took some creative writing courses. Then I decided I wanted…
I was the kind of kid who couldn’t really stop making up stories during class. I didn’t do very well academically because I was always…
If you’re writing a screenplay, you need to be prepared to let go: there’s a good chance the words you write aren’t going to be…
I think you get so wrapped up in the book you’re currently writing, it’s hard to think about anything else. But I know as soon…
I used to draw and illustrate, but I don’t do that anymore because I just like to write. I like to leave the illustrations to…
I really liked drama and being in plays, so when I was playing a character onstage and I could act like somebody else, then I…
I love jezebel.com for the latest on fashion, style, and celebrity gossip. I also love gawker.com for New York celebrity sightings, and galleycat.com and trashionista.com…
I don’t have kids, but in many ways I feel I’ve had them already. I don’t want to say I raised my brothers – that…
Even though I loved to write, I never liked English lit. class very much. I think it ruins books when you dissect them too much.…
All of my characters are a little bit based on people I know in real life. You know when you do that you have to…
Strong female characters – even if they don’t necessarily make the same decisions that we might – make such great narrative material, especially when there’s…
One of the reasons that I think I do love to write is because I did have a difficult childhood and not so great teenage…
I think if I hadn’t been a writer, I’d have been a teacher like my dad. He was a college professor, and one of my…
We can all agree that first loves can be a scary thing, and that growing up is hard to do.
We were a very funny family. Humour was the tool with which my brother and I tried to get attention. We were always trying to…
Remember, if you don’t feel passionate about the characters and subject of your story, your readers won’t either.
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