Go Creative… With Poppy Z Brite

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There comes a “point in every freelancer's life where he has to decide whether he wants to A, have a social life, and do art in his spare time, or B, do art, and have a social life in his spare time.

“It has always seemed to me that if you have any hope of making a living as an artist – writer, musician, whatever – you absolutely must learn to

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Creatives: Transform or Perish

On a flight to Ireland this morning, I got caught in airplane hell: trapped in a window seat beside an angry writer.

Boy, was he riled.  The suffering he'd endured in order to write… the idiocy of celebrity books… the insensitivity of editors… the indignity of his publisher asking him to participate in the selling of his product… the indignity, indeed, of his hardwon,  literary endeavours  being referred to as product.

But the worst of his spittle-laced ire was reserved for

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