One reason for that, methinks, is that they’re using whatever life experience they’ve had until then as inspiration. Writers who seem to be “naturally gifted" are nothing more than “grafters” who chisel away at drafts until they’re left with the better draft.

Great post. 😊

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Mario López-Goicoechea

Mario López-Goicoechea

London-based, Cuban writer. Author of “Cuban, Immigrant, and Londoner” https://uk.bookshop.org/a/6886/9781528994293 https://acubaninlondon.medium.com/membership

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