Famous Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers
Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Didion, Sontag, Vonnegut, Bradbury, Orwell, and other literary icons.
By Maria Popova
By popular demand, I’ve put together a periodically updated reading list of all the famous advice on writing presented here over the years, featuring words of wisdom from such masters of the craft as Kurt Vonnegut, Susan Sontag, Henry Miller, Stephen King, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Susan Orlean, Ernest Hemingway, Zadie Smith, and more.
Please enjoy. (If you’re unable to scroll within the embed below, open the full reading list in a new window.)
Published May 3, 2013