Amen, Brother Polt! (:
Fragmentary truth is the only truth I can speak. I only claim to dream lo-tech. In Chicago.
Powerful advice, Richard. Thanks for sharing.
This reminds me of another Kurt Vonnegut quote from his book of letters. He would tell aspiring writers to say only what they needed to say. "Don't throw open the window and try to make love to the world. You'll catch a cold."
Thanks -- that's classic KV!
I agree. Thanks for sharing.
Mmmm I like this. Thanks for sharing.
And what better medium for saying the essential than a typewriter? because hacking away at the keys certainly doesn't leave time (or energy) for much mediocrity!
Let not the weight thou wouldst pull to thyself surpass thine own weight!
I never could get the hang of that.