Today’s guest blog post, on the topic of reader feedback, is brought to you by multi-genre writer Roger Hurn.
An Author’s Fan Mail
From time to time I receive fan mail. I’m not saying my postman ever risks getting a slipped disk from delivering a bulging bag of it to my door, but it sometimes happens that my writer’s ego gets a modest boost when a small pile of letters from my readers drops onto my doormat. I was reading a batch of them the other day when my daughter walked into my study. She saw what I was doing and said, ‘Do you know why kids write to you, Dad?’
I shook my head and said I didn’t, but I could tell by the look on her face that she was about to enlighten me. I wasn’t wrong.
‘It’s because their teachers make them,’ she said in a…
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