Want to say something to me, or your favorite author – don’t be shy!
Written by Cynthia Port
Writers are reputed to be a bit standoffish, a bit inside their own wonky, tortured heads. We’re either alcoholics, or suicidal, or just plain don’t like our fellow human beings. By logical extension then, authors, as a group, must not want to be bothered by the “little people” who are lucky enough to read their books, right? They must find such extra-literary contact irksome, sycophantic, even stalky. Now listen carefully because I’m only going to write this the one time:
NOTHING COULD BE FURTHER FROM THE TRUTH!
I cannot speak for the Rowlings, the Kings or the Kingsolvers of this world because I don’t know any of them, but I know a lot (as in many, many hundreds) of indie authors, and to a person they revel in hearing from readers. I know this because the briefest note left on their FB author page…
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