Doublets: Why Writers Write

atkins bookshelf quotations“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.”

“The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say.”

Anaïs Nin (full name: Angela Anaïs Juana Antolina Rosa Edelmira Nin y Culmell1903-1977), Cuban American writer best known for her essays and diaries: The Early Diary of Anaïs Nin (4 volumes) and The Diary of Anaïs Nin (7 volumes).

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