Every Writer is Actually These Four People

Each character serves a purpose, the key is not to mix them up!

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Susan Sontag writes in her journal:

The writer must be four people:

1) The nut, the obsédé

2) The moron

3) The stylist

4) The critic



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Herbert Lui

Herbert Lui


Covering the psychology of creative work for content creators, professionals, hobbyists, and independents. Author of Creative Doing: https://www.holloway.com/cd