I wrote a comment on the Clarion Blog discussing the influence of what we’re reading on our writing. I’m re-posting it here. I’ve always wondered about this, but haven’t been strict in terms of what I’ve read or not read around the time of my writing. Maybe I haven’t been as keenly aware of my output as others, but I find that what I read inevitably helps make connections in my writing. I love the “Aha! I could put something like that in!” moments while reading and writing….