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I still get awful depression. It's who I am.
My mother is the best storyteller. And her mother was too.
Do I mind being called a chick-lit writer? Well, it's not the worst thing that could happen.
For feel-good fiction to work, there has to be an element of darkness.
I like hoodies. They just make me feel safe.
I'm proud of what I write and feel endorsed by my readers.
I'm quite introverted but I'm not shy.
I've always been melancholic. At a party, everyone would be looking at the glittering chandeliers and I'd be looking at the waitress's cracked shoes.
I've been so showered in life, beyond my wildest dreams, such as having a loving partner I never thought I'd have.
I've never made a secret of the fact that I'd have loved to have children.
My truth is that what doesn't kill you makes you weaker rather than stronger, although it makes you wiser.
Every day I wake up afraid that I won't be able to write, that today is the day it has left me.
I am prone to despair. We are all born with a particular personality. I get afraid and then I don't want to leave the house.
I haven't had Botox because my face is a bit lopsided and I depend on keeping everything animated so that people don't notice.
There's no doubt that relationships do suffer when circumstances change profoundly.
People promise to stick with their spouse 'for richer or poorer' but it's the 'for poorer' part that causes the worry. The big shock is that the 'for richer' bit can also cause problems.
As I get older the stars have gone from my eyes more, and I see that life is just something that has to be lived with, that it's better not to struggle.
At 30 I thought my life was over. I thought I'd have made something of myself by then, that life would somehow have made the necessary arrangements - but actually I had nothing.
When I was growing up, I despised Irishness. I felt our music, our television and our books were just poor imitations of what came out of Britain and America. I was all set to abandon it entirely.
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