"Sometimes she narrates her actions inside her head in third-person. Does that make her a writer or a woman?"
Green Girl, Kate Zambreno (via unforgettabledetritus)
"You can tell a lot about a person by their cookbook collection and what their bathroom situation is."
Emily Gould, on basing a character on a house she’d been in. (via bookstalker)
Related advice from Meg Wolitzer, repeated at last night’s Harper Perennial’s 50th anniversary celebration:
"Write like no one is watching your characters."