Back
Several short sentences about writing (2012, Alfred A. Knopf) 5 stars

Most of what you think you know about writing is useless. It's the harmful debris …

What you don't know about writing is also a form of knowledge, though much harder to grasp. Try to discern the shape of what you don't know and why you don't know it, whenever you get a glimpse of your ignorance. Don't fear it or be embarrassed by it. Acknowledge it. What you don't know and why you don't know it are information too.

Several short sentences about writing by  (Page 7)