Writing Fiction and Poetry - Essays by Twelve North Carolina Writers
Author: Sally Sullivan
Format: Kindle Edition
Publisher: Boson Books
Release Date: July 17, 2003
"Our meddling intellect misshapes the beauteous forms of things; we murder to dissect," Wordsworth cautioned at the dawning of a new age of science and technology. It is a caution that, in addition to applying to the study of art and nature, might also apply to our investigation of the creative process, which has engaged the meddling minds of many. . . . .the process involved in literary creation, in particular, has fascinated many ordinary people, as well as a great many psychologists and philosophers, from Plato on . . . . The variety of approach and style in WRITING FICTION AND POETRY extends also to gender and experience.