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What author do you most resemble in your writing style?

  1. lovelypaper profile image67
    lovelypaperposted 7 years ago

    Does your writing style remind you of another author's. Not in anyway, implying plagerism, just asking.

    1. Genna East profile image90
      Genna Eastposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      No.  At least I hope not.  Sometimes, I purposely do not read poetry because I do not want to end up inadvertently mimicking another's style that I admire.

  2. livewithrichard profile image84
    livewithrichardposted 7 years ago

    Here on HP my hubs are my own style, but with my fiction and screenplays I try to emulate Clive Cussler, especially the way he writes his Dirk Pitt novels.  Being a history major, the element of "what if"  and "what's being left out" has always appealed to me.

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    Sierra Mackenzieposted 7 years ago

    I am afraid my style of writing is so outdated one could guess my age by knowing my favorite authors: Ernest Hemingway, Pearl S. Buck and John Steinbeck.  I probably write somewhat like those.

  4. Cagsil profile image60
    Cagsilposted 7 years ago

    No one. wink lol

  5. mortimerjackson profile image55
    mortimerjacksonposted 7 years ago

    When I first started writing fiction, my writing voice mimicked that of Lemony Snicket. Quirky, involved, and self-imposing. But it has changed over time, due to the different things that I write. Now my writing voice is a mish mosh of Lemony Snicket, as well as certain online personalities that I have come across.

  6. Greek One profile image76
    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago

    Well, my nic name back in school was longfellow
    ..... But im not sure that had anything to do with writing

  7. Rafini profile image89
    Rafiniposted 7 years ago

    My writing style is my own. big_smile

  8. lrohner profile image81
    lrohnerposted 7 years ago

    The guy that writes those long-winded technical manuals. My writing is boring as heck.

  9. stclairjack profile image83
    stclairjackposted 7 years ago

    no earthly idea really,... i found myself trying to do it like others and it was harder than just doing what i wanted,.. and besides,.. no one published stephen king because he wrote like sinclair lewis,... i know btw, i he didnt,.. get it?

  10. arthurchappell profile image39
    arthurchappellposted 7 years ago

    my humerous verse often gets me compared to punk poet John Cooper Clark, which I consider a great honour

  11. lyndre profile image76
    lyndreposted 7 years ago

    Lyndre smile

  12. Artimes Blaine profile image61
    Artimes Blaineposted 4 years ago

    In my case, my writing style does not mirror any one particular author or writer. It is entirely unique to me. Simply because my brain is wired differently than everyone else's. So there you have it. My writing style mirrors me.