Alfred Kazin was an American writer and literary critic, many of whose writings depicted the immigrant experience in early twentieth century America. source
One writes to make a home for oneself, on paper, in time and in others' minds.
When a writer talks about his work, he's talking about a love affair.
If we practiced medicine like we practice education, we'd look for the liver...
We've been able to have our cake and eat it, too. Every song, every T-shirt, is absolutely a pure expression of what we want to do. And it connects.