L.A. Kennedy

Beyond the story

Maria Popova “Setting words on paper is the tactic of a secret bully,” and other selections from Why I Write AP Images The question of what propels creators, especially great creators, is the subject of eternal fascination and cultural curiosity. In “Why I Write,” originally published in the New York Times Book Review on December …

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Varun Vaswani I love to write. I have known this ever since I wrote my first collection of short stories when I was eleven years old. But the question arises, why do I like to write? For the record, answering questions about why you like something can seem contrived. As an example, consider the following …

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