Friday, September 14, 2012
CHICANONAUTICA REVEALS MY WRITER'S LIFE
This tie-in to my latest Chicanonautica over at La Bloga is a problem. It's about what's going in my writing life. Unfortunately, there aren't any videos of that, and I don't have the time to make any. So instead, here's some advice from other writers.
I don't like to go around giving advice on how to become a writer. It's kind of like giving advice on how to become a drug addict. What if somebody actually succeeds?
Ray Bradbury is always good for getting you fired up:
Here's Kurt Vonnegut on the art of the short story:
Does anybody read short stories anymore?
As for attitude, here's Henry Miller:
And Hunter Thompson:
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