Reading v. writing

As a reader rather than a writer, I like this from ‘The Well of Lost Plots’ by Jasper Fforde:

After all, reading is arguably a far more creative and imaginative process than writing; when the reader creates emotion in their head, or the colours of the sky during the setting sun, or the smell of a warm summer’s breeze on their face, they should reserve as much praise for themselves as they do for the writer – perhaps more.

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