“A good book is an education of the heart. It enlarges your sense of human possibility what human nature is of what happens in the world. It’s a creator of inwardness.” — Susan Sontag
Any writer worth their salt knows that they have to read. The more you read other people’s words, the better a writer you yourself become. Whether it is by learning from example what to do, or what not to do, the choice is in the books you choose.
So I pay my due diligence and read, read, read. Occasionally I even comment on what I have read. I have read the likes of “The Night Circus“, “We Need to Talk About Kevin” and “The Goldfinch“, amongst other novels. Curious? You can find my book reviews;