Thomas Eugene Robbins (born July 22, 1932) is a best-selling and prolific American novelist. His most notable works are "seriocomedies" (also known as "comedy drama"), such as Even Cowgirls Get the Blues. Tom Robbins has lived in La Conner, Washington since 1970, where he has written nine best-selling books. His...
We’re making it up. The world, the universe, life, reality. Especially reality.
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Sometimes it seems as though not a moment has moved, but then you look up and you're already old or you already have a household of kids or you look down and see your feet are miles and miles away from the rest of you—and you realize you've grown up.
—Jacqueline Woodson in Between Madison and Palmetto