This week’s guest post offers some resources on writing by some of the best writers in the business.
Learning from the Best: Top Writing Books Penned by Master Authors
Every writer’s goal is to become better at writing. That is, every writer dreams of creating content that makes a difference in someone else’s life. While some writers put a lot of focus on comma usage and other points related to grammar, others are more concerned with giving real meaning to the words they string together.
In reality, if a writer wants to do either of these things, he/she must set a goal of becoming extremely efficient at writing. Gifted writers learn to develop their skill. They write on a regular basis, and they know and take advantage of the time of day or night that they are most creative. In addition to these things, writers read and they learn from master authors.
Writers gain inspiration from their surroundings, from the people in their lives, and from the books they read. If a writer identifies with a writing style or technique used by a master author, that style can and should be adapted and used in the writer’s own work.
Seeking out ‘how to’ information from master authors is a way to build confidence and to help learn valuable tips that can help define a writing career. Below are some examples of top writing books by celebrated authors.