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"The birth of a true poet is neither an insignificant event nor an easy delivery.

The American Poet Who Went Home Again (2009)


"In an age when nations and individuals routinely exchange murder for murder, when the healing grace of authentic spirituality is usurped by the divisive politics of religious organizations, and when broken hearts bleed pain in darkness without the r

The American Poet Who Went Home Again (2009)


Always end the name of your child with a vowel, so that when you yell the name will carry.

Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing.

Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?

I failed to make the chess team because of my height.

I love to go to Washington - if only to be near my money.

I was the kid next door's imaginary friend.

If my films make one more person miserable, I'll feel I have done my job.

My mother was against me being an actress - until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra.



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