"Cate, I'll have to read Orwell's essay. His writing is part of my foundation as a person and writer. Laura, thanks for the reminder--I need to reread Steinbeck's book. I appreciate the specific examples you included particularly the…"
"These are all wonderful suggestions/additions to the list of writers on writing. I'll add a couple more today.Annie Dillard's The Writing Life. I read this a long time ago. it was gift from a friend when I began writing and it took me a…"
"I thought of a couple of things that might be relevant to the fabulous subject that Laura has tabled here, although they may fall under "siblings" of writers on writing rather than an outright discussion of craft.
First is George…"