Pat Garcia shares the creative heart of writing in this excellent article. How well do you know YOUR voice?
Welcome to THE CONTRIBUTOR’S CORNER! This month’s post is by contributing RWISAAuthor, PAT GARCIA.
“HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR VOICE?”
Writing, whether fiction or non-fiction, is more complicated than we think. We don’t just write a book like we speak in our regular day-to-day conversations with friends. The voices in our souls seek expression, but how to let this flow in our writing is the big question. How in tune we are with ourselves is crucial to writing any kind of story.
Becoming familiar with our writing voice is getting to know what is below the surface in our subconscious mind. By the time we become mature adults, we have buried deeply so much of who we are, that it sometimes hinders us from writing from the heart.
I am not talking about researching what we write. Whenever you want to grab a reader and pull them into…
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