The late artist on his daily routine circa 2010
How to make writing disappear!
“You do all the things that are not right, but they all contribute to the thing that will be right in the end.”
“If you asked me to email you a poem, I couldn’t.”
Art, orange marmalade, and mushroom pizza
Nick Cave’s songwriting routine
And their resolution!
This weekly newsletter is going biweekly
“I’d love to pour more of myself in . . . but I lose focus, get tired, get frustrated, feel disappointed in my progress.”
“Things are usually in my way but that’s the thing about writing.”
On David Salle, Janet Malcolm, and feeling like you’re doing everything wrong
The author of Our Endless and Proper Work fields this month’s creative dilemma.