Why is emotion so important in writing? Because when we connect with our reader on an emotional level, we engage them and keep them interested. Even what should be the most fascinating facts ever revealed will lose reader interest when offered with dry rationality and no attempt to connect to feelings those facts could evoke.
The second blog post in my series offering tribute to the authors who have mentored me and blessed me with their writing. If there is another author who gives so consistently, tirelessly and with so little reservation to other authors and her causes, I don’t know them. And I know A LOT of generous authors,