Writing stories is one of civilization’s most cherished art forms. It is also one of its oldest, exceeded perhaps only by storytelling, its venerable ancestor. Whatever time or place, whether by word, symbol or pictograph, the writer has succeeded only by embracing the audience and transporting them to another place or time or a different sense of life with the certainty of an artist and the authenticity of an imagination shaped by experience.
Share this:Ask a number of book readers why they read and you will inevitably get a variety of answers. So recently we did just that. We surveyed over a hundred book readers to find out what made them pick up a book and read. As author Paul Auster stated, “When a person is lucky enough […]