Charles Baxter

“Nabokov once said that the price of being a writer was sleepless nights. But, Nabokov added slyly, if the writer doesn’t have sleepless nights, how can he hope to cause sleepless nights in anyone else?”


Charles Baxter, The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot
Read more quotes from Charles Baxter


Share this quote:
Twitter icon

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!

0 likes
All Members Who Liked This Quote

None yet!


This Quote Is From

The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot (Art of...) The Art of Subtext: Beyond Plot by Charles Baxter
830 ratings, average rating, 127 reviews

Browse By Tag