Laura has a talent with the eerie creatures approaching from shadowed forests
and overgrown tree groves and murky lakes. Any of these would inspire its own
fantastically touching tale of nature, love, and truth.
Nothing is more real than fiction. Nothing helps us make sense of the real world
more than fiction. Nothing instills in us empathy for others like fiction. As David
Foster Wallace said, “Fiction’s about what it is to be a fucking human being.”
- via Greg Zimmerman at BookRiot