Divine Discontent

“Any writer worth his salt writes to please himself…It’s a self-exploratory operation that is endless. An exorcism of not necessarily his demon, but of his divine discontent.”

— Harper Lee

   

Advertisements

4 Comments

Filed under Hooked On Quotes

4 responses to “Divine Discontent

  1. I had a conversation with a friend the other day that was strikingly similar to this one. It basically came down to this quote. couldn’t agree more.

  2. That’s awesome! Did you then write about it?

  3. Paulette Gehlker

    I had a teacher one time say to me that a good writer write’s for the marketplace, for what sells. I thought to myself, well I guess I will never be a writer.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s