” I do tend to feel more connected to dead writers, perhaps because they have finished their work. “


” The way that people feel changes everything. Feelings are forces. They cause us to time travel. And to leave ourselves, to leave our bodies. I would be that kind of psychologist who says, ‘You’re absolutely right – there are monsters under the bed. “


” Sometimes I feel weird about time. Sometimes I feel that it doesn’t go in the order we perceive it. There are… repetitions that maybe we decide not to notice because it is simpler. I like to pick up on those moments. “


” I think I started writing about identity, and I used to believe that identity is the story. But now I’m not so much subscribed to that. I mean, with ‘Mr. Fox,’ it has a feminist agenda as well. And so, as I sort of been away from writing about identity, I still feel that kind of tug of roots and, you know, cultural background. “


” I think, basically, what I’m good for is reading – a lot. I think I’ll always be more of a reader than a writer, definitely. There are sooo many books in the world I haven’t read, sometimes I feel as if they’re all piled on top of my head weighing me down and saying, ‘Hurry up. “



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I do tend to feel more connected to dead writers, perhaps because they have finished their work.
The way that people feel changes everything. Feelings are forces. They cause us to time travel. And to leave ourselves, to leave our bodies. I would be that kind of psychologist who says,


Sometimes I feel weird about time. Sometimes I feel that it doesn
I think I started writing about identity, and I used to believe that identity is the story. But now I
I think, basically, what I
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