Toward What? Away from What?
In a recent interview with Chapter 16, Gaylord Brewer talked about writing residencies, particularly “those attendant moments of dislocation, darkness, exhaustion bought and paid for.” He asked, “Why does the weary traveler put him or herself through such travail? Toward what? Away from what?”
Pence, Charlotte, "Toward What? Away from What?" (2011). Faculty Research & Creative Activity. 153.