Writing is bringing together words to articulate a thought or organize a narrative. It is a straightforward undertaking that has the potential to generate far-reaching consequences. When does this latent power become a reality? How does an idea span a globe, transcend cultural norms, overcome time limitations? Perhaps the answer is in the definition. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette differentiated between a writer and an author.
“Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you’re a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff’s worth, without pity, and destroy most of it.”
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette