having not yet arrived

Jana Malamud Smith’s new book, An Absorbing Errand:  How Artists and Craftsmen Make Their Way to Mastery, was published by Counterpoint Press in September.  Her title is born from a sentence in the novel, Roderick Hudson, by Henry James: “True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of oneself; but the point is not only toContinue reading “having not yet arrived”