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... oh, I long to prove myself by writing! The best seems to die in me when I give it up. It is the self I love--not this efficien ...
... up to this date, I have never been shut up in a separate room, or hedged off with any observances. My study, all the study I h ...
That's why I quit and took up writing poetry instead.
It's clean, it's relaxing, it doesn't squirt juice all over
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Success and failure on the public level never mattered much to me, in fact I feel more at home with the latter, having breathed de ...
When I am writing a novel I must actually live the lives of my characters. If, for instance, my hero is a gambler on the French Ri ...
It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too fa ...
Good writing is always a breaking of the soil, clearing away prejudices, pulling up of sour weeds of crooked thinking, stripping t ...
I abide by a rule concerning reviews: I will never ask, neither in writing nor in person, that a word be put in about my book.... ...
When I was a young girl salmon fishing with my father in the Straits of Juan de Fuca in Washington State I used to lean out over t ...
All the critics who could not make their reputations by discovering you are hoping to make them by predicting hopefully your appro ...
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