“Thought needs the most provoking.”
Robert Peate is an Oregon-based author who addresses social issues in novels, short stories, plays, essays, and occasionally poetry.
“To me it’s a conversation; it’s a two-way interaction. To me art is not complete until the viewer or reader responds, and I just crave that. So I put my best stuff out there, and the hope is that it will inspire somebody else to do something; whether it’s to interact with me or to create artwork of their own really doesn’t matter. It’s just exciting to be a part of the process. It’s a global conversation.”
“You cause my brain to overheat, and that’s a good thing.”
“Make no mistake, you are a terrible writer. Absolutely terrible.”