When you're writing, you want a reader to immediately identify something as YOURS. But how do you do that? (Besides slapping your name at the top - which isn't always an option) You create a writing identity. A sense of writing self. And that means knowing who YOU are as a writer.
Book 48 of 85 for 2022: Ransom Riggs's THE DESOLATIONS OF DEVIL'S ACRE (Book 6 of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children)