Writing Advice From Coco Chanel
by Bob Schwartz
Legendary fashion designer Coco Chanel had a famous piece of advice for dressing with accessories.
It is also the single best piece of advice for writers or for any creative people. If you practice writing or any of the creative arts or crafts, or if you teach writing or any of the creative arts or crafts, this is a mantra that is guaranteed to improve any work:
Look in the mirror and take one thing off.
Ah! So elegantly put. I try to do this . . . but it is so much harder than it sounds! Thanks for a great post.