Monday, May 19, 2008

sense of absence

"I’m not adopted. But that longing and that sense of absence . . . are perhaps other ways of expressing the actualities of my family." Andrea Barett. Marked up manuscript pages at The Paris Review (Yes, there's one from Haruki Murakami).


the ue said...

nice find!

Hila said...

I love that quote! It sounds like Gail Jones's writing.