Self on Willpower

http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2012/jan/18/willpower-roy-baumeister-john-tierney-review

Will Self gives a pithy response to the ICA’s recent discussion on ‘The Trouble with Productivity’;

The life of the professional writer – like that of any freelance, whether she be a plumber or a podiatrist – is predicated on willpower. Without it there simply wouldn’t be any remuneration, period.

Art workers too have to get on with it in order to make a living! All this idle talk makes the AN dispair …

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