Fishing for Failure: On Writing’s Pain and Gain

“Writing and fishing are both art forms built for optimists.” So says Nick Ripatrazone in a wonderful essay at The Millions. I’m inclined to disagree. Writing and fishing, though art forms indeed, feel more often like science projects built for masochists. Writing and fishing are laborious. They take a lot of time, most of which is spent… Read more Fishing for Failure: On Writing’s Pain and Gain