Whip yourself up, unwind, get depressed, repeat

“To write it you have to whip yourself up tight and unwind for four pages; then depression for a month, then whip yourself up and unwind. Repeat. Repeat. And all this makes it sound as if it might really be good, but really you know it isn’t so good. A lot of it is a lot of crap.”

—C. Wright Mills

(Via Corey Robin.)

One response to “Whip yourself up, unwind, get depressed, repeat

  1. Amazingly funny because it’s true

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