“The modern writer must be an adventurer above all, willing to take every risk, and be prepared to founder in his effort if need be. In other words we must write dangerously.” –James Joyce
A legend of Irish literature, Joyce used his fearless approach to pen groundbreaking novels such as Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. Take his advice in the next story, poem or essay you write. Take one fearless step in your work and see where it leads you.
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