Straight Talk from an American-Irish Writer

Ouch!

Tom Sigafoos

flannery o'connor

When asked why she wrote, Flannery O’Connor answered plainly, “Because I’m good at it.”

And: “Everywhere I go I’m asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don’t stifle enough of them. There’s many a best-seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.”

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