We all have our go to inspirational talks that we go to on YouTube or Facebook when we need it. But who do you go to see when you are the one's that make the inspirational content? The answer is other authors. They are the people who weave the fabric of thought in our minds whether it be short stories, novels, or fantasies.
Our lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice -- and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.
Who are some of the inspirational authors you go to in times of need? Share your thoughts with us below.