If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that. Stephen King
Never An Empty Brain!
Number one rule for writers is: Never Stop Reading.
I briefly covered this in my post of November 1, 2020. As stated, reading is a writer’s food that builds a healthy brain, adds to his education, supplies inspiration, and enables him to glean new ideas to produce his own new writing projects.