It is important to write what we know. This article has some great ideas on how to accomplish that feat.
From early on in my writing days, I was taught to write what I knew most about. During my college days, that didn’t amount to a whole lot in my opinion. In looking back at those days and some of the manuscripts, I find stories about high school romances, college days, and perfect families. I was writing not what I knew, but what I wished things were like. Learn more.