Tales of the Dragonfly

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Audience-Shmaudience—Write What YOU Love

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[by Billi Joy Carson, Senior Editor/Editing Addict]

Editor Tip: Write What YOU Love

It’s true that writersneed to write to an audience. But the process is not a game of Pin the Tail on the Donkey.As awriter, you do NOT need to find the audience youthink is best worthy, and then force yourselfto write for them.

Write what you love, and find the audience thatloves to read what you write.

When C. S. Lewis was asked about his books, The Chronicles of Narnia, and whether he wrote specifically so children would read them, he answered:

“I am almost inclined to set it up as a canon that a children’s story which is enjoyed only by children is a bad children’s story. The good ones last. A waltz which you can like only when you are waltzing is a bad waltz.”

Lewiswrote what he loved; he didn’t…

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Author: tammysdragonfly

A member of the Romance Writers of America, as well as the FTHRW Chapter, Tamara Ferguson is the top-ten best-selling and multi-award winning author of the Kissed By Fate Romance Series and the Tales of The Dragonfly Romance Suspense Series. Her latest release is Two Hearts Surrendered. This military romance is her contribution to the bestselling Magical Weddings anthology, which includes stories by fifteen USA Today, best-selling, and award-winning authors. Tales of the Dragonfly Book II: In Flight was a 2014 WINNER at the Readers' Favorite International Book Awards. Her latest release, That Unforgettable Kiss was recently a top ten Amazon bestseller in Kindle Saga Fiction and has earned 3-5★Reviews from Readers' Favorite Editorial Reviewers.

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