by John Bucher (@johnkbucher) It is unfortunate that many writer’s familiarity with the classics of literature comes from film adaptations. While these movies sometimes become their own works of art, often they don’t hold up to the original written work. This has caused some writers to avoid reading the classic books that these films were based... Continue Reading →
That was the chief difference between literature and life. In books, the proportion of exceptional to commonplace people is high; in reality, very low.
Literature is a luxury; fiction is a necessity.