Quotes from Collins and Karr

“Irish Alzheimers: when you forget everything but the grudges” – Judy Collins

“You mustn’t kill all your demons because you never know which one is the smart one.” – Judy Collins

“I didn’t do a lot of drugs. I didn’t want them to interfere with the drinking.” Judy Collins



“Saying you were gonna be a writer was like saying you were gonna be a griffin.” Mary Karr

“Writing memoir is like knocking yourself out with your own fist.” Mary Karr