September 7, 1982
The better you write, the higher you will go in Ogilvy & Mather.
People who think well, write well.
Good writing is not a natural gift. You have to learn to write well.
Here are 10 hints:
I can’t see pouring my heart out; it’s an unlikely scenario for me. Michel de Montaigne said “Kings and philosophers shit; and so do ladies.” For better or worse, this is my outlook. I’m grounded in the reality of it. And why shouldn’t that be just as romantic?
I’m fairly good with words; particularly when they’re inspired.