Nancy Oakes

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Chuck Palahniuk
“ matter how much you think you love somebody, you'll step back when the pool of their blood edges up too close.”
Chuck Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters Remix

“‎Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.”

David Baldacci
“Why can't people just sit and read books and be nice to each other?”
David Baldacci, The Camel Club

David Case
“... quite naturally, I am curious about behaviour which does not fit the natural patterns, which floats suspended at some unexplored level of the sentient sea and defies the tides and waves of society.”
David Case, The Cell & Other Transmorphic Tales

Ross Macdonald
“There was nothing wrong with Southern California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn't cure.”
Ross Macdonald, The Drowning Pool

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