I don't care how I say what I must say. If I do original work well and good. But if I can say it (the matter of form I mean) by translating the work of others that also is valuable. What difference does that make?
I often ask myself what makes a story work, and what makes it hold up as a story, and I have decided that it probably some action, some gesture of a character that is unlike any other in the story, one which indicates where the real heart of the story lies. This would have to be…Read more