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Quotation by William Styron
Let's face it, writing is hell.
William Styron (b. 1925), U.S. novelist. Interview in Writers at Work, First Series, ed. Malcolm Cowley (1958).
Writing, Styron said in the same interview, is a "fine therapy for people who are perpetually scared of nameless threats ... for jittery people."
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