“When You Write, you lay out a line of words.”

Says Annie Dillard in The Writing Life. “The writer knows his field—what has been done, what could be done, the limits—the way a tennis player knows the court. And like that expert, he, too, plays the edges.” Dillard, an expert at her craft, wise words are inspiring. She says, “The line of words is a miner’s pick, a… Continue reading “When You Write, you lay out a line of words.”