Anne Enright Quotes

Anne Enright Quotes: If your life just falls apart early on, you can put it together again. Its the people who are always on the brink of crisis who dont hit bottom who are in trouble.
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Anne Enright Quote: I love the characters not knowing everything and the reader knowing more than them. There's more mischief in that and more room for seriousness, too.
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Quotes about Anne Enright: Belief needs something terrible to make it work, I find--blood, nails, a bit of anguish.
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Quote about Anne Enright: I think it's very important to write a demythologized woman character. My characters are flawed. They are no better than they should be.
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Anne Enright Sayings: I've heard people, usually writers, say that no one wrote a great book after winning the Booker, but I honestly did not feel any big pressure. 'The Gathering' did hang over me in that it was darker than I thought at the time.
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Anne Enright Saying: I'm very keenly aware that there aren't very many women writing literary fiction in Ireland and so that gives me a sense that what I say matters, in some small way.
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Sayings about Anne Enright: Write whatever way you like. Fiction is made of words on a page; reality is made of something else. It doesn't matter how
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Saying about Anne Enright: I think young children in the Western middle classes are objects of incredible anxiety.
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Anne Enright Quotes: I do wish I could write like some of the American women, who can be clever and heartfelt and hopeful; people like Lorrie Moore and Jennifer Egan. But Ireland messed me up too much, I think, so I can't.
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Anne Enright Quote: If you can just actually let the character be for a bit, then you get the right sense.
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Quotes about Anne Enright: Sometimes I will spend two or three days not speaking to anyone outside of the immediate family when they come home, and then I find that I've been emailing like fury. Once you give in to that silence, it's quite nice.
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