I also like the whole idea of fairy tales and folk tales being a woman's domain, considered a lesser domain at the time they were told.
More Quotes from Alice Hoffman:It was a great escape for me and it was a way to take a break from what was going on in my own world, to go into another world.
I think love is a huge factor in fiction and in real life. Is there a risk? Always. In fiction and in life.
I don't really read as much as I used to. A lot of what I was looking for as an escape I find in writing. And the other thing is that I don't want to get into someone else's language when I'm working.
After a while, the characters I'm writing begin to feel real to me. That's when I know I'm heading in the right direction.
Any institution becomes a community - whether it's a high school or a boarding school or a publishing company or a small town where everybody knows certain things about people.
I really feel like the gift is also the curse. It's always half-and-half. Whatever brings you the most joy will also probably bring you the most pain. Always a price to pay.
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I would fight for my liberty so long as my strength lasted, and if the time came for me to go, the Lord would let them take me.
It was by design that we mostly used pictures that you could not necessarily see what was going on, and that didn't really focus in on the band, but instead focused in on a theme.
I don't want to be dragging myself on stage, year in year out, until someone else tells me it is time to go. There are certain birthdays that make you revalue your life.