December fragments #10

Words to write by…

I think that nearly all good writing is suggestion, and all bad writing is statement. Statement kills off the reader’s imagination. With suggestion, the reader takes up from where the writer leaves off.

—John McGahern, Memoir



Filed under December fragments 2012

4 responses to “December fragments #10

  1. Lovely picture, lovely thought!

  2. annabelsmith

    Hmmm. Definitely something to write by.

  3. I feel like framing it, Annabel 🙂

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