Today’s question comes to you courtesy of Singlemalt:
What do you want from a great author?
What do I want? Simple. Make me want to turn the page.
Ok, so I learned something, great. But make me want to turn the page.
He can really turn a phrase, is insightful, is witty. Terrific. But make me want to turn the page.
Her books have an amazing philosophical approach and shed light on the human condition. Super. But make me want to turn the page.
Hey, if I’m going to invest a few weeks (ok, more like a month) of my time, you better make it worth while for me. So make me want to turn the page.
So what do YOU want from an author?