Black and African-American Quotes

When I wake up in the morning, I need the writing to go to. I begin there. And that's not an accident, I mean, that habit of getting up in the morning and going to my writing first thing. It's a habit I've kept for, oh, at least 35, 40 years now.

John Edgar Wideman

John Edgar Wideman on his need to write

Source: NPR, 2011