There is so much advice out there for writers. Some of it is good, some of it is great, and some of it is terrible. However, not all advice can be applied across the board for every writer. There are style differences, genre expectations, and simple author quirks that make each author a unique being in how they go about writing. But while advice can’t be just applied at face value every time, there are still reasons to listen and contemplate the suggestions given.
First and foremost, listening and trying to apply advice in the best way possible will make you a better writer. We’re saying goodbye to 2020 by considering how we all can learn to become better at what we love. The goal is to prepare you for the start of the new year, when we talk about the advice given by well-known and respected authors.
First aired December 31, 2020.