Quotes by Jessamyn West

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At fourteen you don't need sickness or death for tragedy.
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 teenagers  

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Sleeplessness is a desert without vegetation or inhabitants.
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 sleep  

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Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures.
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 books  cinema  imagination  reality  

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The past is really almost as much a work of the imagination as the future.
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 history  

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There is no royal path to good writing; and such paths as do exist do not lead through neat critical gardens, various as they are, but through the jungles of self, the world, and of craft.
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 writing  

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