RSS

Tag Archives: Fiction

Link

Want to Understand others? Read Literary Fiction

This links to an interesting article in USA Today. Not only do I agree with this assessment, I want to add to it. Reading great literature (and good writers in general) also helps you think like the author. I tell my writing students all the time, that if you are immersing yourself in great writing you will be tempted to emulate great writers. Just like when I finish rereading Pride and Prejudice for the umpteenth time, I’m compelled to ask all my friends, “Are your parents in good health?”

Advertisements
 
1 Comment

Posted by on October 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

Tags: , , ,

 
%d bloggers like this: