The advice has been given for years of “Write what you know.” But does it still resound in today’s writing agenda. Maybe if you are an expert writing a manual in how to make, diagnosis, or prepare something. Of course it still applies, I don’t want to read a fix it manual by anyone who haven’t fix the item before.
But in novels I found most readers nowadays looks for emotions in what they read. I read the article below and see why people love emotional books.