It’s as Lewis Carroll said: start at the beginning, go to the end, then stop. That’s how I write. I write quickly. I don’t try to show how intelligent or how cultivated I am, I just try to share my soul. Sharing is part of life.
From "Interview: Metro UK", Paulo Coelho's Blog. http://paulocoelhoblog.com/2012/04/27/interview-metro-uk/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PauloCoelhosBlog+%28Paulo+Coelho%27s+Blog%29, accessed on: 29th April, 2012