” I don’t like to hurt people’s feelings, and I don’t like to knock other writers as a matter of principle. “


” I do see an interest in writing for Twitter. While publishers still do love the novel and people do still like to sink into one, the very quick form is appealing because of the pace of life. “


” Often, the idea that there can be a wide range of translations of one text doesn’t occur to people – or that a translation could be bad, very bad, and unfaithful to the original. “


” I see people sometimes who remind me of my narrators. “



All 4 Lydia Davis Quotes about People in picture


I don
I do see an interest in writing for Twitter. While publishers still do love the novel and people do still like to sink into one, the very quick form is appealing because of the pace of life.
Often, the idea that there can be a wide range of translations of one text doesn
I see people sometimes who remind me of my narrators.

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