Factober

Novelists have always had complete freedom to pretty much tell their story any way they saw fit. And that's what I'm trying to do.

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These three children own the summer. They know the wood as surely as they k

These three children own the summer. They know the wood as surely as they know the micro landscapes of their own grazed knees; put them down blindfolded in any dell or clearing and they could find their way out without putting a foot wrong. This is their
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I believe in unlimited possibilities.

I believe in unlimited possibilities.
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Despite the sorrows of sin, you can count on God’s faithfulness and forgive

Despite the sorrows of sin, you can count on God’s faithfulness and forgiveness.
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But the place where we're most broken, most empty of ourselves... is the pl

But the place where we're most broken, most empty of ourselves... is the place where we can be filled in a way that is harder for people who haven't experienced a loss.
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When one stops writing one becomes oneself again, the person one usually is

When one stops writing one becomes oneself again, the person one usually is, in terms of occupations, thoughts, language. Thus I am now me again, I am here, I go about my ordinary business, I have nothing to do with the book, or, to be exact, I entered it
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Nature is by and large to be found out of doors, a location where, it canno

Nature is by and large to be found out of doors, a location where, it cannot be argued, there are never enough comfortable chairs.
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The sight of so many ruins destroys any desire to build shanties

The sight of so many ruins destroys any desire to build shanties
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It felt like fate. That if Gray Shadow and Caius could not find their way t

It felt like fate. That if Gray Shadow and Caius could not find their way to each other, their bloodlines eventually did.
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When she came back down, Sam and Astrid had arrived.Sam hugged Dekka, and t

When she came back down, Sam and Astrid had arrived.Sam hugged Dekka, and the two of them stayed that way for a long time, saying nothing. Both had loved Brianna.To Edilio, Sam said, “I’m so sorry, man. I wish I’d . . . You know what I wish.”Edilio fought
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It's going to hurt until it doesn't anymore.

It's going to hurt until it doesn't anymore.
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All too often, government's response to social breakdown has been a classic

All too often, government's response to social breakdown has been a classic case of 'patching' - a case of handing money out, containing problems and limiting the damage but, in doing so, supporting - even reinforcing - dysfunctional behaviour.
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Every girl dreams of waking up one day, a princess. Until that day kicks yo

Every girl dreams of waking up one day, a princess. Until that day kicks you in the face, wearing steel toed boots.
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