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George Murray – 6 Quotes

 

6 Quotes by George Murray

 

Even the people who have had success and made money writing these books of fiction seem to feel the need to pretend it’s no big deal, or part of a natural progression from poetry to fiction, but often it’s really just about the money, the perceived prestige.

– George Murray


Humour is a fine line to walk in poetry, as in fiction. I just think it’s harder to write. It’s harder to keep the respect of the reader too.

– George Murray


I’ve often entertained paranoid suspicions about my fridge and what it’s been doing to my poetry when I’m not looking, but I never even considered that my fan was thinking about me.

– George Murray


The poetry community here has been extraordinarily welcoming.

– George Murray


Then I discovered I loved writing poetry more than fiction.

– George Murray


Well, we all start thinking we’re going to be Romantic rock stars, but then reality hits and you realize no one reads you but other poets.

– George Murray