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There are lots of other things that I haven’t done, places I haven’t seen. So eventually I’ll have to find time for those things while…
I should think just about every young writer – which I was at the time – would be influenced by HPL. As an American writer…
If, like Harry Keogh, I could talk to the dead – God, there are an awful lot of people I would like to speak to!…
German readers are much like Brits or Americans: They read for the thrill of it, the occasional shudder down the spine, knowing it’s not real…
But there’s a little guy who sits astride my brain with a whip, and if I’m away from the machine for more than a couple…
But other vampire stories? Well, no, I really haven’t read too many, and I can’t say I’m crazy about romantic vampires anyway – to me…
And I have to consider myself fortunate, because there are plenty of writers who spend most of a lifetime looking for that certain something without…
The Army was my bread and butter.
We’ve got one life and the older we get the more we come to realize how short it is.
Now, when I was in the Army, writing was my hobby.
The amazing thing now is that most of those so-called critics who were telling me to find my own voice seem to have lost theirs.
Now, after 18 years, not a sign of Lovecraft in my work.
I’ll know when the ideas aren’t fresh anymore. And I’ll know when writing doesn’t give me a thrill anymore.
I have friends who read my books in Greek.
But I’ve found that to talk too much about movies is the kiss of death. If it happens then it happens, is all.
A literary critic is someone who can’t write, but who loves to show he would have been a wonderful writer if only he could!
If I had killed Crow off I can think of least six novels I would never have written, 400,000 words’ worth of very necessary experience.
Writers are in the entertainment business, and it gives me lots of pleasure to entertain my readers.
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