Tag Archives: Ian McEwan
Americans may be bowling alone, but the educated classes of this country are joining book clubs in large numbers. I say this anecdotally speaking, since I belong to two book clubs myself – one for fiction and one for nonfiction – … Read more
By now you may be familiar with “writer’s high,” my term for that goosed-up feeling you get when your writing is going well. I’ve posted earlier on what Tobias Wolff had to say about it, and Ian McEwan, too.
You may remember a post of three or four weeks ago in which I ran some remarks by Tobias Wolff on achieving that particular emotional/physiological/metaphysical state I will henceforth refer to as “writer’s high.” Lord knows you needn’t be a writer … Read more