By Steven Pressfield | Published: August 3, 2011
I’m usually reluctant (not to say, mortified) to run an interview of myself, particularly in this space. I don’t want anything to go here that smacks of ego—and an interview, no matter how well-intentioned, always bears some elements of that stuff. But this particular sitdown came out pretty good, I think. It passes the “Will it be of use to someone who gives up the time to watch it?’ test. So, friends, if you’ll bear with me … this’ll be today’s post.
I did the interview at the Marine Corps Association in Quantico, when I was there last month on a book tour. Rob Rubrecht, MCA’s Marketing Director is the off-camera interviewer. We talked about the writing process, about specific books, and about creativity and artistic discipline in general.
Here it is: