This “15 Literary Influences” game is making the rounds on Facebook, and I thought it would make an excellent gratitude post! After all, I’m super thankful for books!
The rules: Don’t take too long to think about it. Fifteen authors (poets included) who’ve influenced you and who will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can recall in no more than fifteen minutes. If you want, make your own blog post and give us a link in the comments. Alternatively, you could write it as a note on Facebook and tag me (if we’re not already FB friends and you’re a regular reader, add me!).
Okay, here are my 15: