If I ever stopped being angry, I couldn’t write anymore. How could I?
The more bullets flying, the less accurate each individual slug has to be.
Without question, I’ve either got to be a writer, or I fail.
The idea that you’re not a writer until you’re published is a lie.
The idea that you are a writer because you’re published is also a lie.
People are pushing against the fabric of society all the time.
People who don’t have much get ugly about giving up the little they have left.
Stealing to eat ain’t criminal—stealing to be rich is.
We don’t protect our young, and we tolerate predators of our own species.
Camouflage doesn’t help when the other guy is willing to defoliate the whole jungle.
I didn’t start out angry. I started out a young man wanting adventure.
Crime takes the pulse of a culture. It tells us the truth about us as a species.
I’m in pursuit of what cannot be achieved: perfection.
If love would die along with death, this life wouldn’t be so hard.