Melissa Crytzer Fry

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Book cover for Did You Ever Have A Family
Rough as life can be, I know in my bones we are supposed to stick around and play our part. Even if that part is coughing to death from cigarettes, or being blown up young in a house with your mother watching. And even if it’s to be that ...more
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Osip Mandelstam
“My turn shall also come:
I sense the spreading of a wing.”
Osip Mandelstam, The Selected Poems

Peter Shaffer
“The trouble is if you don’t spend your life yourself, other people spend it for you.”
Peter Shaffer, Five Finger Exercise

W. Somerset Maugham
“There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.”
W. Somerset Maugham

Rene Denfeld
“The walls that might make others feel like they are suffocating have become my lungs.”
Rene Denfeld, The Enchanted

Maryanne O'Hara
“Life is full of tough choices between less-than-perfect alternatives.”
Maryanne O'Hara, Cascade

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