"Writing is like baking cupcakes, you're trying to make something from the raw. Like with cupcakes it's flour and eggs and stuff, and with books it's ideas and words. The end result is the same though, you want people to eat them up."
"I write for the same reason I eat chocolate - because it is, undeniably a compulsion."
"I want you, Andrea, and it is my intention to have you."
"His mind finally recognized what his body had a day ago. He wanted his sleeping beauty, wanted her with a fierceness which shocked him. And if he had to use her guilt to get her…then so be it."