• #MondayBlogs,  Observation

    You should Write What You Know, or should you?

    Write What You Know – debunked (by this author) by Sheri Williams As a writer you hear so many rules and regulations, then there are the suggestions and the idioms. And of all of these, my absolute least favorite is “Write what you know!” The thing about this particular “rule?” It’s pointless. (Most writing rules are) Writing what you know would leave the world full of the most boring books ever. Let me ask you this? Does Stephen King have intimate knowledge of sentient, murderous cars? Or killer dogs? Or killer clowns?  Does J.K. Rowling really have such an in depth knowledge of magic and the magical world? Did J.R.R.…