Monday, October 24, 2011
you have to be practical
"Yeah. I go to my subconsciousness. I have to go into that chaos. But the act of going and coming back is kind of routine. You have to be practical. So every time I say, if you want to write a novel you have to be practical, people get bored. They are disappointed." He laughs again. "They are expecting a more dynamic, creative, artistic thing to say. What I want to say is: you have to be practical."
Murakami on writing novels
found here : http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2011/oct/14/haruki-murakami-1q84?fb=native&CMP=FBCNETTXT9038