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Saddest of All Animals December 19, 2015

Posted by The Typist in errata, Poetry, The Narrative, The Typist, Toulouse Street.

““[V]erily I feel myself sometimes to be that saddest of all animals,” he wrote, “a poet who cannot write poetry…””

— Malcolm Lowry


1. davekingsbury - December 21, 2015

For some reason reminds me of Peter Cook. When someone at a party told him they were writing a novel, he would reply ‘Neither am I.’


2. The Typist - December 21, 2015

Wonderful anecdote, and one every writer should know.


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