Browsing: The Writing Life
I hope you enjoy this poem by the gifted Amber Rens (who is only 17! though you’d never guess it from her words.)
Perfect description of the creative process from @MarcusRomer:
Here are five counter-intuitive pieces of advice, drawn from my own experience.
Have you ever noticed that some people avoid using question marks in their emails? They will say: “Can you call me to discuss.” Or: “When should we meet for dinner.” I think they’re trying to signal power, but these linguistic bids for dominance never fill me with respect. They just get my back up. Some […]
Hi everyone. Thought you might enjoy this Q and A I did with the Daily Beast — discussing TED talks, Malcolm Gladwell, why I wrote QUIET in a Greenwich Village cafe, advice for aspiring authors, and more… What do you need to have produced/completed in order to feel that you’ve had a productive writing day? […]