Melanie Bishop

Writing, Teaching, Editing, Retreats

The Question Jane Friedman Hates the Most

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More wisdom from Jane Friedman.  Find the whole post here.

“But I still understand the impulse, the emotional need behind the ranking question. At times we’re desperate to know: what’s my status in this game? How good do I look? It’s just that no matter what answer we’re given, it is unlikely to satisfy or last longer than the next moment of doubt or failure on the horizon.”

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