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What Makes A Writer’s Work Compelling?

Whether you write poetry or fiction in any genre, you need this one attribute to attract readers’ engagement

The story is probably not engaging enough for kitty, hence, the yawn. Photo by Kanashi from Pixabay

Passion for writing, especially creative writing, is not what is being referred to in this article.




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Josephine Crispin

Josephine Crispin

Published author, editor, storyteller; 200+ of her books were published conventionally with some on; two are self-published on Amazon KDP

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