"And maybe what growing up really means is knowing that you don’t have to be just a character, going whichever way the story says. It’s knowing you could be the author instead."

Ava Dellaira, Love Letters to the Dead (via creatingaquietmind)

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"A writer is someone for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people."

Thomas MannEssays of Three Decades (via feellng)

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