patricia highsmith

“Suspense writers, present and future: Remember you are in good company. Dostoyevsky, Wilkie Collins, Henry James, Edgar Allan Poe…there are hacks in every kind of literary field…Aim at being a genius.”

via (as they say) Nick Mamatas, who goes on to be actually amusing.

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~ by ironcupshrug on 12/28/2009.

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