Zestful Blog Post #184
These days when extraordinary, historic events occur, everybody becomes a writer. Social media enables all of us to spew impassioned opinions—joy, outrage, elation, despair—if we want to. And so many do. And free speech is great.
But a real writer of either fiction or nonfiction takes a much longer and deeper view of human affairs and human nature than most people.
A real writer is more curious than defensive. A real writer explores. A real writer is ready to be surprised. A real writer never panics. A real writer knows the world is in the work.
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