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Anais Nin
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Attributed. In 2013, Elizabeth Appell claimed she had written the poem in 1979: http://anaisninblog.skybluepress.com/2013/03/who-wrote-risk-is-the-mystery-solved/
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And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.  - Anais Nin
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Anais Nin
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Diary Of Anais Nin Volume 4 1944-1947: Vol. 4, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1972 - ISBN: 9780547564012
Anais Nin
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The Diary Of Anais Nin, Volume Two (1934-1939) - Diary entries (1914 - 1974)

Anais Nin
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Born: February 21, 1903

Died: January 14, 1977 (aged 73)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Author

Bio: Anaïs Nin was a French-Cuban author, based at first in France and later in the United States, who published her journals, which span more than 60 years, beginning when she was 11 years old and ending shortly before her death, her erotic literature, and short stories. A great deal of her work, including Delta of Venus and Little Birds, was published posthumously.

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