55 quotes found by Sarah Dessen

Sarah Dessen
I was so thrilled that I was having a girl, because I just am so girly myself, but I think the teenage years are going to be very interesting.
girl  Teenage  Girly  # 108419
Sarah Dessen
I'm all about shrimpburgers, reading, and going to the beach.
reading  Beach  # 108420
Sarah Dessen
You're not supposed to have it all figured out in high school. If you knew it all, and it was the best, it's all downhill from there.
best  High  Knew  # 108421
Sarah Dessen
I always wished I could move around and switch schools. It was hard to have these radical transformations. You'd think, 'I will be a totally different person tomorrow,' but it never worked.
tomorrow  Move  Worked  # 108422
Sarah Dessen
I think my mother characters have changed a lot since Sasha was born, just because I understand what a hard job it is now, and I'm coming at it from another angle - like you just love and care about this person so much, and just want to protect them from everything.
love  mother  Another  # 108423
Sarah Dessen
I'm really happy to have the chance to talk about the editing process. It's something that I think doesn't get the weight it deserves, especially with the rise of self-publishing.
happy  Talk  chance  # 108424
Sarah Dessen
Maybe other writers have perfect first drafts, but I am not one of them. I always try to get the book as tight as I can, but you reach a point as the author where you have lost all perspective.
book  Point  lost  # 108425