Dorothy Allison quotes

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Stupid or smart, there wasn't much choice about what was going to happen to me ... Growing up was like falling into a hole.... I m ...
Hunger makes you restless. You dream about food--not just any food, but perfect food, the best food, magical meals, famous and awe ...
Fiction is a piece of truth that turns lies to meaning.
...I have come to make distinctions between what I call the academy and literature, the moral equivalents of church and God. The a ...
... survival is the least of my desires.
Class, race, sexuality, gender--and all other categories by which we categorize and dismiss each other--need to be excavated from ...
I have wanted everything as a writer and a woman, but most of all a world changed utterly by my revelations.
There is a place where we are always alone with our own mortality, where we must simply have something greater than ourselves to h ...
My family's lives were not on television, not in books, not even comic books. There was a myth of the poor in this country, but it ...
The horror of class stratification, racism, and prejudice is that some people begin to believe that the security of their families ...
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