E.M.O.L.I. = Extreme Minimum Of -Lys & -Ings.
NOTE: Minimum rather than Never
It has less to do with what the top Ten / Twenty / Hundred do.
More to do with what is needed to be accepted as an Author vs. a Writer.
An Author crafts those thoughts by the judicious use of the correct word. A writer puts on “paper” all that comes to mind.
An Author always involves the reader, By the use of the present tense;
By the use of powerful verbs;
By non Dickensian style;
By a brief story;