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I don't make a habit of essay-reading, but I have found several authors whose essays or op-eds, as the case is more often have really intrigued me. Michael Gerson is a conservative and moderate, compassionate op-ed writer at The Washington Post w.
My favourite Russian writer is Darya Dontsova. She is a popular Russian writer of modern prose. The works of this author are smart and really interesting. According to her own words, her novels are based on real facts. That arouses the reader’s interest and provokes their own analysis of the events.
You can help your favorite author do the same. Many authors (though probably not Stephen King-like celebs) may agree to visit your book club or do a brief Skype chat during the meeting. 8. Have them speak at your company. Many companies - most famously Google - have created an author speaking series. (I'll be speaking at Google's London office.
Letter to My Favorite Author After reading a realistic fiction story, the student will write a letter to the author. Use this activity to celebrate Letter Writing Week in your classroom.
She’s not my favorite author, nor does she make me throw my laptop against the wall because she’s an incredible writer. But I do wish her body of work were mine. Novels, filk songs, toy lines. If I could midlist and headline cons like her, I’d be doing the happy dance daily.
A favorite book is like a treasured friend: It entertains you, it offers you guidance, it touches you, it’s there when you need it. Thirty-one authors share the books they hold dear.
If an author reads your work that includes their creations, and they later write something that sounds a lot like your work, there is no way for them to prove that they didn’t steal your idea. By all means tell your favorite author that they inspired you to write, but do not put your fanfiction on their desk!