It's an article of faith that the novels I've loved will live inside me forever.
Writing is more about imagination than anything else. I fell in love with words. I fell in love with storytelling.
A recipe is a story that ends with a good meal.
Without music, life is a journey through a desert.
I told my kids when they were little, 'Look, kids, your mother and I are screwing you up somehow. We don't understand how, or we wouldn't do it. But we're parents. So somehow we're damaging you, and I want you to know that early. So just ignore me when I go to that part of my parenting.'