We love when our favorite writers give us glimpses into their thoughts on writing. These treasured insights inform us of their sources of inspiration, their personal writing practices and processes, their prized tips on how to make our own writing successful.
In the interview, Alexie suggests that reading other writer’s work is part of the writing process, and that doing so is about both learning and remembering that, at some time or another, we’ve all got to “step up of [our] game.”
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