A Daredevil By Any Other Name

June 25, 2013 | 1 book mentioned

Annie Dillard’s The Writing Life might well be the only book in history to draw comparisons between creative writers and stunt pilots. At Brain Pickings, Maria Popova calls attention to a description of Dave Rahm, the real-life pilot who inspired Dillard’s analogy.

is a staff writer for The Millions. He lives in New York.

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