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If you take my stuff apart, you'll find my choruses of repetitions are picked up almost verbatim from Kurt Vonnegut, and my distanced fracture quality is all from Amy Hempel, who's probably my favourite writer.


Chuck Palahniuk


#amy #apart #choruses #favourite #find

But, you know, I just did a big trip in the spring to Vietnam and Cambodia and Thailand, and that's when I bought a Kindle. I have like 15 books on this one little gizmo. But when I came home, the first night I picked up the book that was on my nightstand and I went right back to that.


Lisa See


#big #book #books #bought #cambodia

Four hours of makeup, and then an hour to take it off. It's tiring. I go in, I get picked up at two-thirty in the morning, I get there at three. I wait four hours, go through it, ready to work at seven, work all day long for twelve hours, and get it taken off for an hours, go home and go to sleep, and do the same thing again.


Peter Sarsgaard


#all day #day #four #get #go

We taped all this and then got it transcribed and picked the best lines or ideas or ways to take a scene. I've done that many times, and it can improve the script but also wreck a perfectly good scene.


John Schlesinger


#best #done #good #got #i

I've never been to a shrink. But my parents were very psychologically literate - my father had undergone Freudian analysis - and we often talked about other people in psychological terms, so I picked up a lot of that.


Toby Young


#analysis #been #father #freudian #had

Before the agent could get the words out, Danny picked the man up off his seat by his lapels and pushed him against the upper door frame of his car... He didn't appear lesser even when looking up into the man's face as he again spoke, this time through gritted teeth only slightly above a whisper. "This is no longer a warning. It's a promise.


Judith-Victoria Douglas


#gritted-teeth #picked-up #promise #pushed #warning

I have to make myself write, sometimes. In the space between poems, you somehow forget how to do it, where to begin. It was good to be task - based for a while. I just came downstairs each day, picked the one I was going to do that day, and wrote.


Simon Armitage


#begin #between #came #day #downstairs

I mean, I gotta say one of the greatest victories on that show was when we got picked up for the back nine of the first season, and they made it a full order.


Will Arnett


#first #full #got #gotta #greatest

The meaning I picked, the one that changed my life: Overcome fear, behold wonder.


Richard Bach


#behold #changed #fear #i #life

I had not picked up a tennis racket in 15 years, so I tried.


Matthew Ashford


#i #i tried #picked #racket #tennis






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