Monday, December 29, 2008

Smart Things--Writing What You Know...Not

Justine Larbalestier saying smart things about one of my least favorite pieces of bad writing advice, the "write what you know" canard. Here's what I had to say on the same subject some years ago.

1 comment:

Maria Lima said...

One of my favorite writers, Tony Hillerman, used to phrase it: "Write what you want to know".

I like that advice.