"A Japanese legend says that if you can’t sleep at night it’s because you’re awake in someone else’s dream."
"Some things are hard to write about. After something happens to you, you go to write it down, and either you over dramatize it or underplay it, exaggerate the wrong parts or ignore the important ones. At any rate, you never write it quite the way you want to."
"Stay close to any sounds that make you glad you are alive."