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“All of my creation is an effort to weave a web of connection with the world: I am always weaving it because it was once broken.” ― Anaïs Nin, The Diary of Anaïs Nin, Vol. 3: 1939-1944
Mary Gordon on the Joy of Notebooks and How Writing by Hand Catalyzes Creativity
Mary Gordon on the joy of notebooks and writing by hand as a creative catalyst | Brain Pickings
Henry Miller's 11 Commandments of Writing & Daily Creative Routine | Brain Pickings
Famous Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers | Brain Pickings
Anaïs Nin on Self-Publishing, the Magic of Letterpress, and the Joy of Handcraft
"winter of artifice" self-published by Anaïs Nin with engravings by Ian Hugo.
Anaïs Nin on Paris vs. New York, 1939 | Brain Pickings In Paris, when entering a room, everyone pays attention, seeks to make you feel welcome, to enter into conversation, is curious, responsive. Here it seems everyone is pretending not to see, hear, or look too intently. The faces reveal no interest, no responsiveness.