Rumer Godden: “A writer who never explores words is like someone with a gold mine who’s never mined it.”

6 Mar

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“A writer who has never explored words, who has never searched, seeded, sieved, sifted through his knowledge and memory…dictionaries, thesaurus, poems, favorite paragraphs, to find the right word, is like someone owning a gold mine who has never mined it.”

~ RUMER GODDEN

 

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