art or the artist? But since I have hardly had the
'chance' , this question is out of question.
Nevertheless, the artist reflects in the art. The
protagonist of the story has shades of the author.
I am told, that no matter how hard we try, what we
ultimately make is us.
When I write I get emotional with my characters. The
central character is almost always me. This I perceive
as unhealthy. It's one lacuna.
I wonder how people get dispassionate when they
write. They write like they are one neutral third
person watching things happen, from a safe distance.
They don't involve themselves in the story much. And
this I find a very likable trait.
So when I get dispassionate enough, I am gonna write,
Meanwhile I am taking pictures/..