Louise Glück on creativity Claire Luchette: What are the seeds of your work? Do your poems grow from a feeling you want to convey, or a question you want to ask? Louise Glück: No. I never have the slightest thing in mind. In fact, I am suspicious of my existing ideas, my conscious thoughts and … More Floating

Faulkner says:

In writing, you must kill all your darlings I’m as confused as can be, my writing is not an easy companion – ! Mark Twain: A successful book is not made of what is in it, but what is left out of it …