I am just now seeing this, so I apologize for the delay. I do not read books on bettering one’s writing. I just live. I am a very observant person. I pay attention to details. I just write. Whatever comes to mind, I let it out the way that it is, how it introduces itself to me.

I have a great memory. This helps with writing. I play with reality and fantasy and for now, based on words from all of you, it works. I WILL, however, tell you of some of my favorite authors that I read religiously. I pull from their works, things that keep me smiling:

Toni Morrison

Alice Walker

Elizabeth Gilbert

Chinua Achebe

Mitch Albom

Marianne Williamson

Pearl Cleage

Octavia Butler & J. California Cooper


The Bible.

I honestly hope this helps. Freewrite at least once a day for two minutes. Just write what comes to mind, build it & shape it afterwards, turn it into something glorious. ☺

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I’m more than breath & bones, I’m nectar in waiting — Owner ACG •Editor PSILY •Writing for the cosmos. •https://acorneredgurl.com

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