It remained an open question, how much sympathy love could stand.
In fact, there's a lot to legitimately hate about pro sports and the way they are conducted.
If you watch a game, it's fun. If you play it, it's recreation. If you work at it, it's go- Bob Hope
Just like music, sports elevates us to new levels of achievment.- Randy Castillo
Olympism is the marriage of sport and culture.- Juan Antonio Samaranch
Business is a combination of war and sport.- André Maurois
Cheerleading gave me a love of sports, which I brought to the Senate. I can talk to the go...- Kay Bailey Hutchison
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You know, in the old days, you might be able to slowly sort of build an audience for your work by publishing two, three novels before you hit it big. You know, now, there’s much more of an emphasis in the publishing houses on making sure that every book makes money.
Writing on a computer feels like a recipe for writer’s block. I can type so fast that I run out of thoughts, and then I sit there and look at the words on the screen, and move them around, and never get anywhere. Whereas in a notebook I just keep plodding along, slowly, accumulating sentences, sometimes even surprising myself.
When I write for ‘n+1,’ I begin by doing a lot of reading, to try to convince myself I’m not stupid. Then I scribble down a paragraph here, a paragraph there, when a notion strikes. Then I see if I can arrange those notions in a way that yields an argument.
There are things you do when you’re writing that are so fun to do it’s almost like they’re private jokes that are amusing to you but no one else is going to enjoy them nearly as much and you worry you’re going to have to take them out in the end.
Chad Harbach is an American writer. An editor at the journal n + 1, he is the author of the 2011 novel The Art of Fielding. Harbach grew up in Racine, Wisconsin. His father was an accountant and his mother the head of a Montessori school. Harbach graduated from Harvard University, where he became friendly with fellow writers and journalists Keith Gessen and Benjamin Kunkel. He received an MFA from the University of Virginia.
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