Frances Mayes

Frances Mayes

I got the idea that to write books would be the best way to spend a life. I never thought of anything else that seemed like half as much fun, although in my next life I would like to be an architect, too, so I can have an easier time restoring houses.More Frances Mayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'm just fascinated by houses. In another life, I'd have probably trained as an architect. If I had enough money, I'd collect them like other people collect teapots. I don't know why I love them so much. I'm just very interested in the idea of a house as a metaphor for the way one lives.More Frances Mayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I’ll always marvel at the liveliness of southern speech-so full of metaphor and hyperbole, quirks and vividness.More Frances Mayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Poems give you the lives of others and then circle in on your own inner world.More Frances Mayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Memory is, of course, a trickster.More Frances Mayes quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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