Books, Commitment, Inspiration, Popular Fiction, Self-Publishing, Trends, Writing

Zadie Smith on the writing life

“In the middle of a novel, a kind of magical thinking takes over . . . the middle of the novel may not happen in the actual the geographical center . . . I mean whatever page you’re on when you stop being part of your household and your family, and your children and food shopping . . . I mean when there’s nothing in the world except your book.”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s