Writing Quotes by Sherman Alexie

Nov 13, 2012, 1 Comments

A collection of Writing Quotes by Sherman Alexie

Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - If I wasn't writing poems I'd be washing my hands all the time.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - Sixty percent of all Indians live in urban areas, but nobody's writing about them. They're really an underrepresented population, and the ironic thing is very, very few of those we call Native American writers actually grew up on reservations, and yet most of their work is about reservations.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - My career means, if you're a non-Indian writing about Indians, at least there's one Indian in your rearview mirror.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - The form I most enjoy writing is the sonnet or sonnet-like forms, where you have a - you know, three stanzas or two stanzas that lead into a concluding couplet.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - I thought I'd been condescended to as an Indian - that was nothing compared to the condescension for writing young adult literature.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - When you read a piece of writing that you admire, send a note of thanks to the author.Writing Quote by Sherman Alexie - Writing is a lonely business.

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  • Ajbyrd12 says
    Love his Mt. Rushmore Prose
    Posted On Apr 15, 2013 | 02:02
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