Irony, thy name is Merlyn

Many of my students feel that Good Writing requires Deep Magic. I continually assure them that Good Writing comes from hard work, tireless reading, and continual revision, citing no less an authority than Stephen King.

One would think a brilliant a writer as T.H. White would have read the source material for his thesis on Thomas Malory‘s Le Morte d’Arthur.

One would be incorrect.

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