Diagram: The writing process as rhetorical situation. Text leads to reader's mental picture and writer's mental picture. Writer's mental picture leads to writer and text. Writer leads to writer's mental pciture and awareness. Reader's mental picture leads to reader. Reader leads to reader's mental picture and awareness. Rhetorical context leads to reader and writer. Writer Reader Writer's Mental Picture  Mindmap Readers Mental Picture - Mindmap Writer Awareness Reader Awareness Rhetorical Context The writing process as rhetorical situation Rhetorical Situation Page