AliceMcdermottI wouldn’t want to spend the energy just telling a story.  I’ve got to hear the rhythm of the sentences; I want the music of the prose. I want to see ordinary things transformed not by the circumstances in which I see them, but by the language with which they’re described.
• Alice McDermott •


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