When you think night and day and every moment only of pleasing me, things will be very easy for you.
None of us really changes over time. We only become more fully what we are.
If you want to be a writer, write. Write and write and write. If you stop, start again. Save everything that you write. If you feel blocked, write through it until you feel your creative juices flowing again. Write. Writing is what makes a writer, nothing more and nothing less.
Don't be a fool for the Devil, darling.
-You are on the verge of being truly mad. -No, not at all. Look at me. I can tie my shoelaces. See?
I will be the Vampire Lestat for all to see. A symbol, a freak of nature - something loved, something despised all of those things. I tell you I can't give it up. I can't miss. And quite frankly I am not in the least afraid." - Lestat, The Vampire Lestat, p. 532
I am the Vampire Lestat. I'm immortal more or less. The light of the sun, the sustained heat of an intense fire-these things might destroy me. But then again, they might not.
Nothing in all the world is so nonsensical and contradictory, save mortals, that is, who live in the grip of the superstitions of the past.
Claudia... you've been a very very naughty little girl.
Come on, say it again. I'm a perfect devil. Tell me how bad I am. It makes me feel so good!
Last Update: 21 June 2021
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