Judge a book by its author.

/Judge a book by its author.

[P]eople say that you should judge a book by its contents, and not the author’s political views. But I’ve found so often that the author’s views bleed into the pages — an author so pure in their craft that their personal ideals do not inform their writing is probably an author who treats writing as an abstract exercise, and isn’t particularly interesting to read

–PZ Myers judges a book by its author.

2017-07-17T10:51:57+00:00 12th February, 2014|Tags: books, writing|Comments Off on Judge a book by its author.