Ben Okri – I was born left-handed…

I was born left-handed, but I was made to use my other hand. When…


“I was born left-handed, but I was made to use my other hand. When I was writing ‘Famished Road,’ which was very long, I got repetitive stress syndrome. My right wrist collapsed, so I started using my left hand. The prose I wrote with my left hand came out denser, so later on I had to change it.”
-Ben Okri