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James Garside

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James Garside is an independent journalist and writer. He uses goodreads to keep track of the books he's read and the books he wants to read before he dies. There's more on his bucket list than anyone could read in one lifetime, which is a little bit presumptuous. You can join him on Patreon, read his work on Medium, or chat with him on Twitter. For his personal website please visit: jamesgarside.net

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Chapter 23 – Review: Old School — Tobias Wolff

On the typewriter, you tell the truth

On the typewriter, you tell the truth.

Read Tobias Wolff’s Old School, finally, after years of it being a gift from a friend, and then eventually selling the book and getting it out of the library because it had sold before I’d got round to reading it.

All sorts of thoughts about the book, but first this. If anything, on one level, it says that writers sho

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“You can't turn lead into gold but you can turn shit into money.”
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“It's my motto for life. 'Walk slowly; drink lots of water.”
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“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”
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“Don't feel sorry for yourself. Only assholes do that.”
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“The answer is dreams. Dreaming on and on. Entering the world of dreams and never coming out. Living in dreams for the rest of time.”
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“In this world, there are things you can only do alone, and things you can only do with somebody else. It's important to combine the two in just the right amount.”
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