David Leavitt

Quotes: David Leavitt

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    Childhood smells of perfume and brownies.
    Source: The Stories of David Leavitt (2013) 4
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    In a memoir, I think, the contract implies a certain degree of truth. I think you have to be as true to your memory and your experience as you possibly can.
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    It is so common to write autobiographical fiction in which your own experience is thinly disguised.
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    When one writer tries to silence another, he silences every writer-and in the end he also silences himself.
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