Some of us, on the other hand, write sheathed in blankets, after covering all the mirrors, so inspiration isn’t ruined at the sight of ourselves

Walter Mosley writes naked. (Via The Elegant Variation, where Mark’s posting great stuff, as usual, despite being consumed with his top-secret writing project.)


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