Archive for Haruki Murakami

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

22 Yellow highlight | Page: 2 but I can’t grasp much of anything without putting down my thoughts in writing, so I had to actually get my hands working and write these words. Yellow highlight | Page: 2 Otherwise, I’d never know what running means to me. Yellow highlight | Page: 2 Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. Yellow highlight | Page: 4 This is the same sort of tack I find necessary when writing a novel. I stop every day right at the point where I feel I can write more. Do that, and the next day’s work goes surprisingly smoothly. Yellow highlight | Page: 5 I think Ernest Hemingway did something like that. To keep on going,...