Saturday, February 25, 2017

Quote of the Day (Alan Sillitoe, on ‘The Art of Writing’)

“The art of writing is to explain the complications of the human soul with the simplicity that can be universally understood.”— Alan Sillitoe (1928-2010), British novelist and short-story writer (The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Runner), quoted in Jonathan Brown, “Alan Sillitoe, Chronicler of Working-Class Life, Dies,” The Independent (U.K.), Apr. 25, 2010

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