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“I write because I don’t know what I think until I read what I say.” – Flannery O’Connor [Why I Write: 23 Fascinating Quotes from Famous Authors | Aerogramme Writers' Studio]
Flannery O’Connor Religious and theological texts (O’Connor was Roman Catholic) — including offbeat titles like Occult Phenomena in the Light of Theology — Tolstoy, various fiction works, and philosophical texts interested southern gothic scribe Flannery O’Connor. The author also made plenty of time to read multiple Virginia Woolf titles, including Mrs. Dalloway.
Sin and Symbolism in Flannery O' Connor's Wise Blood