The only advice I can give to aspiring writers is don't do it unless you're willing to give your whole life to it. Red wine and garlic also helps.
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I thought, frankly, that it would be more pleasant to write a memoir than it...
I enjoy about 1 out of 100 movies, it's about the same proportion to books...
Yeah, but now suddenly - you know, universities are notoriously market oriented, too.
New Yorkers are mostly interested in New York - in case you haven't noticed.
I've never felt influenced by Ernest Hemingway though I suppose there is something inevitable there.
Naturally we would prefer seven epiphanies a day and an earth not so apparently devoid...
I don't know what psychotherapy does. I have been seeing the same person for 26...
We are all naturally xenophobic.
I used to get criticized for putting food in novels.
Some people hear their own inner voices with great clearness. And they live by what...
Your kids inevitably want to move where they had their vacations when they were younger.
Success and money can really be quite blinding.
I rarely read or buy a book because of a review.
Writing as a woman presents enormous problems but I have attempted it several times and...
There is a neurologist, a woman over at Harvard who wanted me to come talk...
I'm actually forced to write about Michigan because as a native of that state it's...
I got $30 from Nation magazine for a poem and $500 for my first book...
The fact is, the media never gets off the interstate unless there's a major explosion.
I couldn't run a tight schedule, and if you're any good at teaching, you get...
I can write anywhere.