Quotation of the Day: “Reason #1067 why advertising sucks” Edition

“I think my own addiction to narrow distractions while writing is a hard wire left from my days in advertising; if you aren’t coming up with an idea, you check email to see what other crisis looms. I have found this a terrible and difficult habit to break.”

, former advertising creative director and current novelist Jeff Abbott, in the comments section of Paul Ford‘s 43 Folders guest post about “Amish Computing”