TITLE

The Writing Life

AUTHOR(S)
McInerny, Ralph M.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar2006, Issue 161, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a personal narrative of how the author struggled to become a fictional writer. He describes the countless stories he sent to various magazines and the discovery that they were rejected because they were not actually stories. He describes how he felt when he finally got a story accepted for publication. He later went on to write many novels. He believes that a writer should return again and again to the original inspiration that caused him or her to write.
ACCESSION #
19862544

 

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