Will the author use humor, wit, new information, outrageous declarations, or the raising of interesting questions to lure you in. Will they tell good stories or have a great way of phrasing things? How about if they have a cool accent, look unusual, dress well, or are very attractive? Maybe their voice is forceful or melodic and perhaps they exude a level of passion and energy in their mannerisms. Any and all of these things can be a key factor in whether a positive impression is made.
Do you have a pet? Kids? What kinds of cars do you have? What are your hobbies? Do you travel a lot? It’s like a building a singles dating profile – authors need to give consideration to how they come off to others.
Don’t be shy and don’t overlook an opportunity to change your image. The success of your writing depends on this.
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