Category: 'Writing About Writing'

Category archives are in date order with the oldest posts first.

Scribe or Author

Wednesday, January 16th, 2002

Thinking precedes writing.

Tumult of Words

Sunday, September 23rd, 2007

I’m smothering in this avalanche of words and I’ve quickly come to hate them all. Right now, these words remind me of the gulf, not the bridge, between us. I would like nothing better now than to hold you in silence.

Pouring Over Old Letters

Thursday, September 27th, 2007

Not my own, this time, but Lytton Strachey’s. My order from Daedalus was sitting on the doorstep when Dawn and I returned from lunch. I almost opened the box in front of her but our conversation was so rapid and jumpy that I forgot about the box as soon as I set it on the […]

Writing as Inquiry

Sunday, July 12th, 2015
The surface and beneath the surface