11 Bits of Wisdom From Doris Lessing, On Reading, Writing, and Life by Meg White Clayton // Huffington Post // November 18, 2013 Golden Notebooks Doris, Reading, Golden Notebooks Gif, Woman, South Africa, Favorite Book, Female Experiments, The Golden Notebooks, Book Reviews
“The job — as well as the plight, and the unexpected joy — of the artist is to embrace uncertainty, to be sharpened and honed by it. To be b...
Briefing for a Descent Into Hell by Doris Lessing. I love Dorris Lessing's writing as I do Hermann Hesse's. Not all her books are stellar though but this one is exceptional. Take note of the title, it is not a summer romance, but it is visual, jarring and intriguing and a unique and mind expanding book.
The Death Of The Patriarch: Remembering Gabriel García Márquez | Our task, then, is not so much to mourn him, but rather figure out how to best remember him. I wouldn’t presume to have an answer, but I do have a suggestion. We should read, write, love, and fight with an attitude that seeks out the marvelous in everything — with eyes that are willing to see the magic of reality.