Why Writers Are the Most Influential People in the World

“…. I soon came to feel that teaching these sensitive young souls Latin and mathematics was cheating them of something far more essential — what they needed wasn’t dry information but hope, the kind that comes from being transported into a dream-world of possibility.”


— Helen Fagin 



Writers are the most influential people in the world.


It’s a bold statement to make, but it’s true. Among world leaders such as presidents, chancellors, celebrities, athletes, it can be hard to gauge who makes the biggest impact. But I’ve come to the firm conclusion th