on Writing Forward:
As writers, we strive to connect with a reading audience. After all, writing is all about communication. Whether we’re sharing our personal experiences, imparting ideas and information, or creating rich, compelling stories, we want our words to ring true. We want our work to be authentic. And there’s only one way to achieve authenticity: Be yourself.
It’s advice we hear a lot, but what does it mean? And how can we apply it to writing?