The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. Remember that. You don't write about the horrors of war. No. You write about a kid's burnt socks lying on the road. You pick the smallest manageable part of the big thing, and you work off the resonance. —Richard Price

“The bigger the issue, the smaller you write. Remember that. You don’t write about the horrors of war. No. You write about a kid’s burnt socks lying on the road. You pick the smallest manageable part of the big thing, and you work off the resonance.”

—Richard Price

Note: I can’t find a reliable source for this quote, but it’s a good one. If anyone has a source, I’d love the link!

About Caitlyn McFarland

Mom of three girls, writer of fantasy novels.
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