Writerly Things

Writing. Reading. Things that make you wanna write or read.

Diversity of experience, more than anything else, is critical to creativity.

Scott Barry Kaufman, a psychologist at New York University via The Huffington Post

Is creative writing better with a pen?

How to Read A Book A Week

I insist that the irrelevance of black life has been drilled into this country since its infancy, and shall not be extricated through the latest innovations in Negro Finishing School.

—Ta-nehisi Coates, The Atlantic