03/27/2013 at 2:16 pm (Uncategorized)

“Wanting was what made you a person, and Carmen was glad to feel like a person again.” -Ann Brashares, Forever in Blue

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03/25/2013 at 10:18 am (Uncategorized)

“Nothing is too wonderful to be true.” -Ann Brashares

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03/22/2013 at 10:50 am (Uncategorized)

“It is said that the sounds of wind through willow trees is the whispering of fairies into the poet’s ear.” -Ann Brashares, 3 Willows Screen Shot 2013-03-22 at 10.49.35 AM

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03/20/2013 at 3:07 pm (Uncategorized)

Screen shot 2013-03-20 at 3.08.34 PM“Love demands everything they say, but my love demands only this: that no matter what happens or how long it takes, you’ll keep faith in me, you’ll remember who we are, and you’ll never feel despair.” -Ann Brashares, My Name is Memory

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03/13/2013 at 3:27 pm (Uncategorized)

“Write about characters you know how to love. That doesn’t mean they shouldn’t have flaws – they absolutely must. It’s their struggle that makes us truly love them. But be sympathetic. Your readers won’t connect if you don’t.” -Ann Brashares

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03/06/2013 at 3:04 pm (Uncategorized)

“I do believe that characters in novels belong to their writers and their readers pretty equally. I’ve learned a lot of things about the characters I write from people who read about them. Readers expand them in ways I don’t think of and take them to places I can’t go.” -Ann Brashares

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03/01/2013 at 1:15 pm (Uncategorized)

“Wish for what you want. Work for what you need.” -Ann Brashares, Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

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