One of the best ways to improve your knowledge and understanding of something is to try to teach other people about that thing. I promise you. Some thoughts about this noble art and science of writing… Open at source
Whether or not a piece of writing is good, all depends on the goal we have for that given piece, and the degree to which that piece or story helped us reach that goal
The goal of that conveying, in turn, is that you ultimately inspire, convince and/or help someone change something in their opinions, attitudes or knowledge, which leads to changed behavior.
My reasoning is that 99% of the time when people communicate, it’s to coordinate. It’s to find ways to combine and connect our goals and needs, and our knowledge and skills to those of another. And/or, we need to feel emotionally connected. Also, 99% of the time our goal will have something to do with growth, or — put in another way — improvement, of some aspect of our lives, our business or our work, or ourselves.