Charles de Lint – The beginning of a friendship…

The beginning of a friendship, the fact that two people out of the thousands around…


“The beginning of a friendship, the fact that two people out of the thousands around them can meet and connect and become friends, seems like a kind of magic to me. But maintaining a friendship requires work. I don’t mean that as a bad thing. Good art requires work as well.”
-Charles de Lint

Charles de Lint – Often the magical elements in…

Often the magical elements in my books are standing in for elements of the real…


“Often the magical elements in my books are standing in for elements of the real world, the small and magical-in-their-own-right sorts of things that we take for granted and no longer pay attention to, like the bonds of friendship that entwine our own lives with those of other people and places.”
-Charles de Lint