A collection of Writing Quotes by Jeffery Deaver
The best way to learn about writing is to study the work of other writers you admire.
If you have a craftsman's command of the language and basic writing techniques you'll be able to write - as long as you know what you want to say.
The easy answer is that writing novels is a lot more fun than practicing law.
I liked the challenge of writing in a very concise structure in which both meaning and form are important.
I like the way words go together and I like the gamesmanship of writing poetry. It is such a challenge.