Posts tagged john mcgahern
I think fiction is a very serious thing, that while it is fiction, it is also a revelation of truth, or facts.
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I think that each of us inhabits a private world that others cannot see. The only difference between the writer and the reader is that the writer is able to dramatize that private world.
I think technique can be taught but I think the only way to learn to write is to read, and I see writing and reading as completely related. One almost couldn’t exist without the other.