Doris Lessing

It is very enjoyable, writing a story. You get this idea. It takes hold of you. And then you spend day and night thinking about how to do it. And then you do it. And much later, you think, ‘Oh, yes. That’s an interesting question.’

– Doris Lessing

I have a daughter and two grand-daughters and a great grandson in Africa, in Cape Town.
– Doris Lessing

I have a daughter and two grand-daughters and a great grandson in Africa, in Cape Town.
– Doris Lessing

The great secret that all old people share is that you really haven’t changed in seventy or eighty years. Your body changes, but you don’t change at all. And that, of course, causes great confusion.
– Doris Lessing