BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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Kate Atkinson on recycling your writing – quotes for writers (and anyone who likes quotes)

RecyclingI usually start writing a novel that I then abandon. When I say abandon, I don’t think any writer ever abandons anything that they regard as even a half-good sentence. So you recycle. I mean, I can hang on to a sentence for several years and then put it into a book that’s completely different from the one it started in.
Kate Atkinson

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