Quotes by: Neal Shusterman

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Neal Shusterman
Shusterman at the 2013 Texas Book Festival
Born Neal Shusterman
(1962-11-12) November 12, 1962 (age 54)
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Occupation Novelist
Nationality American
Website
storyman.com

I thought 'UnSouled' would come in at around 400 pages, but it took 650 pages, and even then I felt like I was rushing the conclusion, so I asked my editor and publisher if I could divide it again. So a sequel became a trilogy, and the trilogy became a tetralogy - although we're not calling it that.
Neal Shusterman
I post on Twitter regularly, and when I checked my followers, I saw that my own characters were following me. They sounded eerily like my characters would actually sound. It was a very surreal thing to see come to life digitally!
Neal Shusterman
I love writing music, but it seems I'm always writing words, so I don't get much time to do it.
Neal Shusterman
My fans have always been so supportive, and several years ago, I realized that I could thank them by naming all my characters after my Twitter and Facebook fans.
Neal Shusterman
Before I start, I trick myself into thinking I know what's going to happen in the story, but the characters have ideas of their own, and I always go with the character's choices. Most of the time I discover plot twists and directions that are better than what I originally had planned.
Neal Shusterman
I have a color-coded computer spreadsheet that divides things down to chapter fragments. Each character's point-of-view is a different color. The text of the manuscript is color-coded the same way. The last thing I do before submitting the manuscript is turn all those colors back to black.
Neal Shusterman
Try to see things differently - It's the only way to get a clearer perspective on the world and on your life.
Neal Shusterman
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