ESSAY

Honest Work

My brief, unhappy career as a caricaturist

Rolli
Rolli
Aug 2 · 7 min read
All illustrations by the author

Writers don’t generally excel at life. They seldom even excel at writing. But the profession of writing (and writing alone) suits them, whether they’re competent or not. Alas.

The treasure of life, to writers, is having as much time to write well or badly as possible. Writing time is costly, though, and to…