because no one ever will read your work as closely as a translator does.
It would be ridiculous to say that going to museums makes you a better painter. It just doesn’t.
Grief, though, is neither defined by culture nor constrained by time.
“I didn’t use to care but it bothers me more and more, somehow, to read book after book never finding a woman in it that isn’t a glaring stereotype—the whore or the mother.”