Roger Angell on Writing

In a recent interview, Roger Angell, the prolific writer who was also a  staff writer and senior editor at The New Yorker,  had this to say about writing:

Writing is hard. Writing is hard for everybody, and I mistrust writers who find it easy. And it’s still hard for me after all these years, but that’s probably a good sign that it is.

‘This Old Man’ looks back on a full life. (2015, Nov. 14). NPR. Retrieved from