Past certain ages or certain wisdoms it is very difficult to look with wonder; it is best done when one is a child; after that, and if you are lucky, you will find a bridge of childhood and walk across it.
Writing has laws of perspective, of light and shade just as painting does, or music. If you are born knowing them, fine. If not, learn them. Then rearrange the rules to suit yourself.
Topics: Authors & Writing
It is the want to know the end that makes us believe in God, or witchcraft, believe, at least, in something.
Wondering Whom to Read Next?
- Raymond Chandler American Novelist
- Norman Mailer American Novelist, Journalist
- William Goldman Hollywood Screenwriter
- Ben Hecht American Screenwriter
- William Saroyan American Playwright, Novelist
- Langston Hughes American Poet, Writer
- Don DeLillo American Author
- Lloyd Alexander American Writer
- Sinclair Lewis American Novelist
- John Irving American Novelist