We shall give up the things of childhood --
gods and demons, planets and suns, guilts and regrets.
Mexico was conquered more by manipulation of myth and archetype.
Conquered Manipulation Mexico
I believe that interest in heroes is universal and eternal.
I get work because I'm primarily a novelist but I've become script doctor. I can work back and forth between French and English.
Get Between French
I must admit to being greatly influenced by Joseph Campbell's The Hero With a Thousand Faces.
Faces Being I
I never learned to read music.
Music Learned Read
I write in American slang.
American I Write Slang
I'm not gifted, but I'm not hopeless.
Hopeless I Gifted
If I had parallel lives to pursue, I would also want one as a painter.
Lives I Parallel
If it's not American, the French won't go see it.
American Won See
In America, if you don't do a 100 million dollars, you've done nothing.
America You Dollars
As a child, I read science fiction, but from the very beginnings of my reading for pleasure, I read a lot of non-fictional history, particularly historical biography.