John Gall, a modest and superbly talented human and book designer, on his design process:
It’s all just sweat and inspiration. Well, it’s actually more like sweat plus inspiration plus more sweat (and you can add a little luck in there, too). There’s also the procrastination, mind-reading, plate spinning, heavy drinking and obscenity-laced diatribes, as well.
He ends with six top bites, underknown recommendations on where to eat around New York City.