November 18, 2014

Shelby Foote

Reblogged from theparisreview which also includes a photo of a fountain and a manuscript page.

“You have to communicate sensation, the belief in what life is, what it’s about, and you do it through learning how to handle a pen.”

Shelby Foote was born on this day in 1916. Read the historian and novelist on the tools of the trade.