All posts filed under “Writing

On Quitting Writing (Prose)

“Some novelists, the more commercial novelists, I think, like, John Grisham or somebody, they write outlines because they don’t want to get to that final chapter and go, ‘Oh my God, what the fuck do I do now?’ I trust in, ‘Oh my God, what… Read More

Humility and the Written Word

“With every day that passes, I am more convinced that the act of writing is a conscious act of humility.” —Bolaño And yet, is 2666 a humble work? Is any book for that matter? Certainly, a book may humble its readers or its characters or… Read More