Kafka Was a Legal Secretary


“It’s the stuff of dreams: proof that those evenings spent hunched over a desk, typing furiously might, just might, not be in vain; that Paul Giamatti’s character from Sideways does not represent an undiscovered middle-aged writer’s inevitable fate.”

The Atlantic explores the former occupations of authors to answer the question: “When Does a Writer Become a Writer?”

Maria Chiang is a usually a fun person. More from this author →