THE POET BY DAY

Daily Archives: June 14, 2016

The received wisdom given to writers for as long as I can remember is “write what you know.” I haven’t a clue where on earth that might have come from. I have read that Hemingway’s advice was . . . “From all things that you know and all those you cannot know, you make something through your invention that is not a representation but a whole new thing truer than anything true… Read More