“In the study of literature, common sense (poet Gerard Manley Hopkins assures us) is never out of place.” A great work of literature are those which the writer has mastered the ‘art’ of tone in their works. Furthermore, a writer must choose their words carefully – words really matter.
Who is a writer? Why write? What is your story? Three necessary questions for productivity in the field of literature. Note I’ve not said success, but productivity. Success is a by-product.
“If you can think, and speak, and write, you are absolutely DEADLY! Nothing can get in your way.”– Jordan Peterson.