Simon Sebag Montefiore
“For writers, wasting time is as vital as working, so it is essential to sit all day without doing anything.”
[excerpt from Simon Sebag Montefiore’s column in British Airways ‘High Life’ magazine, March 2014]
Read about my writerly wanderings around Wimbledon Common, my haunt while writing Ignoring Gravity, here.
Read more about Simon Sebag Montefiore’s fiction and non-fiction here.
‘Sashenka’ by Simon Sebag Montefiore [Corgi] Buy now
If you agree with Simon Sebag Montefiore, perhaps you will agree with:-
Deborah McKinlay – the lean years focussed me on what I really wanted
Matthew Thomas – don’t deny the autobiographical
Jeanette Winterson – writing never stops
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