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I think the discipline of wrestling has given me the discipline I have to write. I wouldn't say I have a talent that's special.
It strikes me that I have an unusual kind of stamina. He just didn't know he was a novelist. All those damn psychiatrists after him, they didn't know he was a novelist either.
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I'm reconstructing john irving in einer person story from the back to the front so that I know where the front is. We were just a family. In a family even exaggerations make perfect sense. I started writing, almost like landscape drawing or life drawing.
I never kept a diary, I never wrote about my day and what happened to me, but I described things. As I write I keep looking for casualties.
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The stories uncover the casualties. I basically feel so superior to my critics for the simple reason that they haven't done what I do. Most book reviewers haven't written 11 novels. Many of them haven't written one. No, you have to be able to imagine something else.
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While you're skipping rope, you have to be able to see something else. It simply files things away.
It keeps things for you, or hides things from you - and summons them to your recall with a will of its own. You think you have a memory; but it has you!
The novel was reasonably well reviewed, but failed john irving in einer person gain a large readership. Frustrated at the lack of promotion his novels were receiving from his first publisher, Random House, Irving offered his fourth novel, The World According to Garpto Dutton, which promised him stronger commitment to marketing.
The novel became an international bestseller and cultural phenomenon, and was a finalist for the American Book Award now the National Book Award for hardcover fiction in the award went to Tim O'Brien for Going After Cacciato. Garp won the National Book Foundation's award for paperback fiction the following year.
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Garp was later made into a film directed by George Roy Hill and starring Robin Williams in the title role and Glenn Close as his mother; it garnered several Academy Award nominations, including nominations for Close and John Lithgow.