“...we have some history together that hasn’t happened yet.”
― Jennifer Egan, A Visit from the Goon Squad
Monday, May 3, 2010
DON'T SHOOT YOURSELF, WRITERS
After publishing "World According to Garp," John Irving didn't have to worry about his career. The book was a massive bestseller, backed by a massive ad campaign, and available in all colors. Then it was turned into a highly successful movie.
How hard could that be? In this interview, Irving is far from envious of those looking to break into the book-writing business.