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11 Bits of Wisdom From Doris Lessing, On Reading, Writing, and Life by Meg White Clayton // Huffington Post // November 18, 2013 Reading, Book Worth, Golden Notebooks Gif, Golden Notebooks Dory, Book Review, Favorit Book, Book Covers, Great Book, The Golden Notebooks
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 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...
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.
Your subway car gets crowded. | 13 Worst Things That Can Happen While You're Reading
The article was titled "40 trashing novels you must read before you die." I've always wanted to teach a course in "Commercial Fiction" ("trashy" being a genre in that course). Sigh, nobody in my department will bite on that one. Yeah, but we have a (division 3) football team........
Why I Write: George Orwell’s Four Universal Motives of Writing and Creative Work
This book is in a small stack of books on writing that I go back to so often they never get shelved. www.brainpickings...