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“Anybody says he knows just how someone else feels is a fool.”
“I’m having a hard time writing about Sunday. Getting the long hollow feeling of Sundays. No mail and faraway lawn mowers, the hopelessness.”
“The moon. There's no other moon like one on a clear New Mexico night. It rises over the Sandias and soothes the miles and miles of barren desert with all the quiet whiteness of a first snow.”
“The only reason I have lived so long is that I let go of my past. Shut the door on grief on regret on remorse.”
Lucia Berlin, U.S. writer
(1936 - 2004)
Full name: Lucia Brown Berlin