The Word Leader Podcast

142. Style vs. Substance. Which Matters More?

April 01, 2021
The Word Leader Podcast
142. Style vs. Substance. Which Matters More?
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The Word Leader Podcast
142. Style vs. Substance. Which Matters More?
Apr 01, 2021

You may be wondering whether you should focus more on style or on substance when writing. The truth is, both are important — but the substance is more important. If there’s urgency, passion, and relevance in your writing, your readers will excuse a mediocre style. However, the best of style will not make for poor content. If people cared about style above anything else, more people would be reading poetry. Watch our free training on the 3-step Stoic writing method that can help you write your dream book in 16 weeks.



Show Notes

You may be wondering whether you should focus more on style or on substance when writing. The truth is, both are important — but the substance is more important. If there’s urgency, passion, and relevance in your writing, your readers will excuse a mediocre style. However, the best of style will not make for poor content. If people cared about style above anything else, more people would be reading poetry. Watch our free training on the 3-step Stoic writing method that can help you write your dream book in 16 weeks.