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Jeanette Winterson

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As your lover describes you, so you are.

— Jeanette Winterson


I seem to have run in a great circle, and met myself again on the starting line.

— Jeanette Winterson

#identity #lesbian #life #religion #romance

I want someone who is fierce and will love me until death and knows that love is as strong as death, and be on my side forever and ever. I want someone who will destroy and be destroyed by me.

— Jeanette Winterson


Do you fall in love often?" Yes often. With a view, with a book, with a dog, a cat, with numbers, with friends, with complete strangers, with nothing at all.

— Jeanette Winterson


I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.

— Jeanette Winterson

#rejection #teaching

Why is the measure of love loss?

— Jeanette Winterson

#love #love

Time that withers you will wither me. We will fall like ripe fruit and roll down the grass together. Dear friend, let me lie beside you watching the clouds until the earth covers us and we are gone.

— Jeanette Winterson

#friendship #time #death

To be ill adjusted to a deranged world is not a breakdown.

— Jeanette Winterson

#society #world #society

They say that every snowflake is different. If that were true, how could the world go on? How could we ever get up off our knees? How could we ever recover from the wonder of it?

— Jeanette Winterson


In the space between chaos and shape there was another chance.

— Jeanette Winterson

#chaos #space #transition #chance

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Winterson's subsequent novels explore the boundaries of physicality and the imagination gender polarities and sexual identities and have won several literary awards. She also bought a derelict terraced house in Spitalfields east London which Jeanette Winterson refurbiJeanette Wintersond into a flat as a pied-a-terre and a ground-floor shop Verde's to sell organic food. Bibliography
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (1985)
Boating for Beginners (1985)
Fit For The Future: The Guide for Women Who Want to Live Well (1986)
The Passion (1987)
Sexing the Cherry (1989)
Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit: the script (1990)
Written on the Body (1992)
Art & Lies: A Piece for Three Voices and a Bawd (1994)
Great Moments in Aviation: the script (1995)
Art Objects.

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