I am always drawn back to places where I have lived, the houses and their neighborhoods.
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All literature is gossip.
I got this idea of doing a really serious big work-it would be precisely like a novel, with a single difference: Every word of it would be true from beginning to end.
To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make.
My major regret in life is that my childhood was unnecessarily lonely.
I was eleven, then I was sixteen. Though no honors came my way, those were the lovely years.
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Lost are many great commissions by such neglect.