On Accessibility

Let me share a bit of exposition. Among the literati in the writing community, accessibility is not a virtue.  In a workshop, while studying for my MFA, a writing colleague attempted a polite critique. “Your writing . . . it’s . . . well . . . so accessible.” You might think that being understood is commendable. Alas, in the literary world, “you are SO accessible,” is similar to the sentiment conveyed when a kindly southern … Read more…