It appears that due to dementia, Gabriel Garcia Marquez will no longer write fiction. The world is worse for that. If you haven’t read ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE or LOVE IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA, pick these books up and start immediately. I hope you enjoy his stories of magical realism as much as I do. If you have read them, check out this 1981 article from the Paris Review in which he details his writing process (HT: Andrew Sullivan)
So you just ate lunch, and you’re feeling a little sleepy. Your productivity is already dropping, so why not read this? It’s a long interview of William Gibson by the Paris Review about his writing and his writing process. It’s definitely worth your time.
Too long you say? Well check out this article on speed reading first. Then you should be able to handle the Gibson interview without any problems.