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A writer is someone who tells you one thing so someday he can tell his readers another thing: what he was thinking but declined to say, or what he would have thought had he been wiser. A writer turns his life into material, and if you're in his life, he uses yours, too.

 
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Walter Kirn
Walter Kirn
  • Born: August 3, 1962
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Novelist, Literary Critic, Essayist

Walter Kirn is an American novelist, literary critic, and essayist. He is the author of eight books, most notably Up in the Air, which was made into a film of the same name starring George Clooney.

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