Nathan Ballingrud’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Nathan Ballingrud Quotes 

Quotes, who doesn’t love a good quote? This series of articles we look at Top 10 Famous Quotes by Author Nathan Ballingrud, author quotes are always a challenge and fun to pick, with Nathan Ballingrud you will find my Ten favourites of Nathan Ballingrud’s quotes. 

Popular Quotes

“She didn’t want to hear his story. Everybody had one. Tragedy gets boring after a while.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, Maw, The

 “Something big was trapped inside him, some great sadness, and he felt if he could cry, or even articulate it in speech, it would relieve the pressure and provide him some measure of relief. But he couldn’t reach it. He couldn’t find a way to address it. He wondered if it would become the thing that defined him.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, The Visible Filth

“Silence blew from the hole she had dug like smoke. She could feel what lay just beyond. The new countryside. The unspeaking multitude. Steeples and arches of bone; temples of silence. She felt the great shapes that moved there, majestic and unfurled, utterly silent, utterly dark.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror 2008: Twenty-First Annual Collection

 “Sounds rose from the earth. New sounds: cobwebs of exhalations, pauses of the heart, the monastic work of the worms translating flesh to soil, the slow crawl of rock. There was another kind of industry, somewhere beneath her. Another kind of machine.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

 “Jeremy supposed that a Christmas party full of elementary school professionals might be the worst place in the world. He would drift among them helplessly, like a grizzly bear in a roomful of children, expected not to eat anyone.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

 “A ghost is something that fills a hole inside you, where you lost something. It’s a memory. Sometimes it can be painful, and sometimes it can be scary. Sometimes it’s hard to tell where the ghost ends and real life begins.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

“When she looked at him again she had raised windows for eyes, with curtains blowing out of them, framing a yellow-lit room. Below them, her face declined in wet shingles, flowing with little rivulets of rainwater.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

 “She’s like a thousand different people right now, all waiting to be, and every time she makes a choice, one of those people goes away forever. Until finally you run out of choices and you are whoever you are.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

“She learned that there was an animal living inside her, something that celebrated when nature did its work upon the weak. She came to value that animal.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, Maw, The

“He imagined the room bathed in blood, himself striding through it, a raven amongst the carcasses. Strutting like any carrion king.”
― Nathan Ballingrud, North American Lake Monsters

10 Famous Quotes by Author Nathan Ballingrud

So there you have it my Ten favourite quotes by Nathan Ballingrud, please comment below and share your favourite quotes by the fantastic author Nathan Ballingrud.  Furthermore, if you find any Authors not covered for there, top 10 quotes let me know and I will review their works and find some of their best quotes as has been done here for Nathan Ballingrud. 

One Final Bonus – Nathan Ballingrud Quote 

“Life so far seemed like a kind of dance to him, and he was pleased to discover that he was pretty good at it. Lf there was something hollow underneath it all, a well of fear that sometimes seemed to pull everything else into it and leave him clutching the stone rim for fear of falling into himself, well, that was part of being human, he supposed. That’s what the booze was for.”

― Nathan Ballingrud, The Visible Filth

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