Five Motives for Writing
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"One breath at a time..."
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We gaze into them as into subtly distorting mirrors...
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"Sheer Playfulness and Deadly Seriousness are my closest friends; they are the ones I take those walks with in the country at the end of the day..."
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“A colorist has ways of being reborn.” (Wolf Kahn)
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Notes on Writerly Influences
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A Discomforting Strangeness
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“Gusty emotions on wet roads on autumn nights.” Gala apples, Bartlett pears, Bing cherries. Scent of moist lilac. “I wandered lonely as a cloud.” In a…
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Joyce Carol Oates: A Writer's Journal