Somebody recently tried to win an argument with me by quoting Truman Capote. The argument (okay, it was actually just a friendly discussion) was about the definition of being a Writer. What the individual in question was unaware of was the fact that I’m really not the sort of person that goes “okay, well if So-And-So says that, then that’s good enough for me”.
The fact is, I simply don’t hold other people’s opinions in the same high regard that I hold my own. Continue reading