It is your connection to the audience

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If you are anything like me then you are sick of the sheer number of ‘this is why nobody reads your writing’ articles. They are everywhere, never-ending, yet Medium continually share them.

All these articles point the finger at you and that’s wrong. Everyone can write (to varying degrees, yes…



Go ahead, write a book

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Put your thoughts down on the page and create a narrative.

Not that easy is it? From the characters, individual setting points to the consistency conundrum. It is a challenge, and you have to admire those that make a living from this process.

You will never make everyone happy and…



Ben Shelley

Someone who has no idea about where their place is in this world, yet enjoys writing about books, education, entertainment and videogames