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    Writing Resource: The Emotional Craft of Fiction

    As a writer it’s just as important to read as it is to put down your words. Read books in the same genre that you write. Read books in other genres. Read classics. Read short stories. And definitely read books on the writer’s craft. There are so many books out there to choose from. So many offer a promise to turn you into a bestseller with their formula, or five simple steps, or 30 day plan, or whatever it may be. Personally, I try to avoid those. I’m always wary of things that seem too good to be true, and that’s especially true when it comes to writing. I do,…