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Other Historical Happened

I don't write historical novels but novels that wonder, 'And what if it happened in this way and not in this other one?'

- Alvaro Enrigue

Read Fiction Learned

I read everything from comics to magazines to fiction - I learned to read in English, years before being able to speak a word of it, by reading 'National Geographic.'

- Alvaro Enrigue

House Heart Kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the house.

- Alvaro Enrigue

City Brought Boom

In 'Where the Air is Clear', Carlos Fuentes composed a polyphonic portrait of Mexico City amid the growth and modernization brought on by the economic boom of the 1950s. The novel can be read as a jazz interpretation - free and in a Mexican key - of John Dos Passos' 'Manhattan Transfer'.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Like Some Archives

History is like Santa Claus: a language construction. We have some registers about the existence of Santa and history - the presents under the tree, the archives - but none have really seen them.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Fiction Believe

I don't believe in inspiration at all. We live in a world that demands explanation. And fiction has the capability to offer explanations for things.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Life Still Pirates

My definition of freedom is still ruled by the reluctance to live a conventional life, from Emilio Salgari's pirates.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Like Young Looked

Caravaggio was a tormented, defiant, bisexual, angry young man - a maestro who looked nothing like a maestro.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Work Country Thirst

I work with history because I come from a country that has a tremendous thirst for reality.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Think Book Wondrous

I don't think that books are wondrous, magical things that come from nowhere. It's important that a book has clues about where and how it was written.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Stories Soccer Forward

I was not able to be the front forward of a soccer team - that is a way to make people super happy every Sunday. What I can do is tell stories and try to put my coin in that discussion.

- Alvaro Enrigue

City Became 19th Century

If you read the poets of the 19th century in Latin America, you would see that Havana or Mexico City or Buenos Aires are incredibly modern and global cities that they were not. And eventually they became real, and they became real because people read these books and tried to live in a better world.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Game Side Brutal

There is this brutal side to tennis. It was invented as a game for kings and cardinals and people with a lot of power who didn't have to share the field with other players.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Very Offers New

New York offers a bubble out of the literary life that is very useful. We have more time for the children, for the cooking.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Rock And Roll Rock Roll

Great rock n' roll comes from suburbia.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Think Conservative Mexico

In Mexico, I think I'm considered conservative. Not politically - in terms of form and experimentation.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Always Love I Remember

I'm always reading a novel. If it's good, I remember why I love my job.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Books Brilliant Defy

Vivian Abenshushan and Veronica Gerber write brilliant books that defy generic conventions.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Book Hands Kind

Writing is so fun precisely because if you take out the right adjective, the readers can decide what kind of book is in their hands. Suspension of disbelief should not be mandatory in contemporary writing.

- Alvaro Enrigue

Think Original Using

Walter Benjamin used to think that languages expand their register thanks to translation, because translation forces ways of using words and structures that were alien to the original speaker of the target language.

- Alvaro Enrigue

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Want Book Hours

At first, I spend about four hours a day writing. Toward the end of a book, I spend up to 16 hours a day on it, because all I want to do is make it good and get it done.

- Tracy Kidder

Book About Reader

Character drives the story, and the story drives the book. I don't think about where the action should go, or how much there should be, until it's required by the characters. When I find myself adding conflict just because I'm afraid that the reader might get bored, I know I've taken a wrong turn somewhere.

- Nick Petrie

Book Solid Concrete

The Book of Mormon is concrete and solid, they can hold it, and they can visualize that they have to pray to decide if this physical thing is true. There is no room for interpretation.

- Richard G. Scott

About Out Started

I started to get bored with that stuff about only drawing men and I've taken it out of the slideshow.

- Alison Bechdel

About Show Your

You wanna do a lot of backstory for your character - as an actor, you wanna research that. But on the show, it's fun to remain in that naive place as you go along, and be able to continue to discover things about your character as the writers come up with them.

- Alison Brie

About Out Twitter

Twitter is the first information that I ingest in the morning. When there are important things happening, friends of mine who follow news feeds will report on it, so I find out about most major news on Twitter.

- Alison Brie

About Guy Go

What is it about women that they just go right for the guy that totally repulses them?

- Alison Brie

About Show Components

I don't know much about writing a show or being a show-runner on a show, but I can only imagine that when you first cast a show and you first do a pilot, there are so many components that you're throwing into the mix and you're not sure how they're going to develop.

- Alison Brie

Want About Possibilities

That's one of my problems is that there are so many songs to sing that I sort of get indecisive about what I want to do in a show - because there are so many possibilities! There are so many great songs out there.

- Alison Elliott

Always About Depict

Humans have always used animals to depict ideas about themselves: ideas about their status, about their position in life and society and the world.

- Alison Goldfrapp

Book Play Administration

The President's announcement sounded less like a national energy plan than like a page from an election-year play book. This Administration's plan to reduce obscene oil company profits is to regulate them less.

- Nick Rahall

Desire Differences Biology

I don't pretend there aren't biological differences, but I don't believe the desire for leadership is hardwired biology, not the desire to win or excel. I believe that it's socialization, that we're socializing our daughters to nurture and our boys to lead.

- Sheryl Sandberg

Want Book Unbelievable

The third biggest comic people in America want to make a comic book out of me. It's unbelievable.

- Mark Roberts

Book Records HUGS

I'm the world 'Guinness Book of Records' holder of 1,749 hugs in one hour. My arms fell off.

- Nick Vujicic

Book About Year

As soon as I finished the first book, I wrote a second, which I hope to sell this year, and I have just about finished the third book in the series. Two more are already outlined. I'm in this for the long haul.

- Richard Helms

Small Whole Differences

The whole world is global. With the Internet, it's like we're all living in a small village. We're starting more and more to realize there is no difference, we can work together, we can put aside our differences and work on our similarities and be successful in that way.

- Shohreh Aghdashloo

Very Country Differences

To begin to know the philosophy of socialism, in backward countries where the class differences are great, very great, and terribly exaggerated over the conditions we know in this country, to overcome this, the theory of revolution, of force and violence, was necessary within those political conditions. It couldn't be anything else.

- Sidney Buchman

About Differences Follow

Differences are scarier now. The dollar isn't so guaranteed if you don't follow what they see as the norm. But I don't moan about it. I just keep working.

- Marlee Matlin

View Differences Bound

When differences of view emerge, as they are bound to do from time to time, they should be resolved privately and whenever appropriately, collectively.

- Nigel Lawson

See Differences Journeys

It's not good to make sentimental journeys. You see the differences instead of the sameness.

- Mary Astor

Best Differences Overcome

At the end of the day, all the best negotiating techniques can't overcome the most substantive policy differences.

- Rob Portman