On Creation

“I was in the middle of writing and did not want to go anywhere, much less face my kin, who were in the middle of childbearing and child rearing. Creating a book was not a legitimate pregnancy.” – Terry Tempest … Continued

The Writing Pregnancy

“I could never be at peace again till I had written my charge against the gods. It burned me from within. It quickened; I was with book, as a woman is with child.” – C.S. Lewis, “Till We Have Faces”