Ernest Hemingway: Thoughts on the Writing Journey

As “the nurse” (who loves reading so much, that I’m amazed the book pages don’t catch fire) says to me (often): “You’re not like other writers (‘real ones’, ‘normal’, intellectual, “arty-farty-airy fairey types”); you’re just driven, passionate,obsessive# and impulsive (totally)… and only write with a purpose…to try to make a small bit of difference in the world.”

Lucky she didn’t say ‘crazy’ too (at least the last time), though she
https://creativewritingcoursebook.wordpress.com/2019/03/17/youre-not-like-other-writers/
“I don’t want to live a balanced life – I just want to write!”
see http://www.writingandformula1.wordpress.com
(from https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&ei=LOaPXKSoCoLorQHakZvgDA&q=mario+andretti+craig+lock&oq=mario+andretti+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3…1207.1207..2023…0.0..0.0.0…….0….1..gws-wiz.nI5d09vkFGM)
https://thedriverthenurseandthewriter.wordpress.com/2019/03/16/youre-not-like-other-writers/

picture from
http://www.craigswritingjourney.wordpress.com
and
https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=writing+journey+craig+lock

PPS
The essence of good writing is brevity …and simplicity.”
“the master writer”, Ernest Hemingway (I “tink”)
http://www.hemingwaythoughts.wordpress.com

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