Are you Louisa May Alcott? Stephen King? Or is your style more like James Fennimore Cooper?
Well, now you can figure that out! Or you can figure it out within the confines of some programmed algorithm at the link below. It checks all those things a computer can compare like word choice, writing style, variation of sentence length, etc.
Go there. Cut-and-paste samples of your writing. Click the button. GET AN ANSWER!
Me? Apparently I’m David Foster Wallace. I tried my blog entries. Entire chapters of books. Short stories. I left. Came back in a different browser. Cleared my cache. Tried it more times.
Oh, once I did get James Fennimore Cooper. But over and over I got David Foster Wallace.
David Foster Wallace? (Infinite Jest, acknowledged as outrageously and brilliantly talented, called the “best mind of his generation,” and committed suicide in 2008) Why did I try this so many times? David Foster Wallace? Seriously? Me? Well, okay then.
I think this tool is absolutely correct. Yes. I do. Okay, fine. Maybe it only has two answers.
You go find out. If you’re not a professional writer, go paste your long emails in or you blogs.