Becoming a writer is not a 'career decision' like becoming a doctor or a policeman. You don't choose it so much as get chosen, and once you accept the fact that you're not fit for anything else, you have to be prepared to walk a long, hard road for the rest of your days.
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submitted by ThusSpokeLaz, January 12, 2012
Paul Auster
This quote was added August 12, 2007.