At the recent NC Writers' Network: A Day for Writers, C. Hope Clark shared this powerful thought in one of her sessions: "Read better books than you would write and then reiterated by adding "Gorge on good writing."
My reading feast for the past few days has been David Joy's WHERE ALL LIGHT TENDS TO GO. This North Carolina author shared in his own session, " Be absolutely fearless on the page!" Indeed, he is. Read and enjoy.