“The cobbler’s children have no shoes,” the old adage says.
The question looms: Can people who write all day long find time to chronicle the passions, obstacles, and guilty pleasures that drive and influence their work? Behold the result.
We put together a selection of some of the things we particularly enjoyed in 2017. Here's hoping they bring you joy, make you think, and entertain you in 2018.
December 18, 2017
The New Yorker,
It’s easy to teach a computer math, because 2 + 2 will always equal 4 (eat your heart out, George Orwell). Writing, on the other hand, is trickier terrain.
May 29, 2015