Writer’s Desk: Avoid Writers

In most professions, it makes sense to apprentice with a master. What better way to excel in, say, metalwork or coding?

But according to George Bernard Shaw, the same does not apply to the writing arts:

Keep away from books and men who get their ideas from books, and your own books will always be fresh.

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