Be Impatient. Be Patient. Write.

Anne Janzer
Jul 30, 2019 · 3 min read

F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote: “The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function.”

First-rate writers need to do something similar: sustaining patience and impatience. Being patiently impatient, if that’s possible.

Impatience motivates