Category Cool Shit
I was cruising around LitReactor last night and happened upon a thread asking about Short Story Writing Resources. There was some discussion of Richard Thomas’ Short Story Mechanics course (which I cannot recommend strongly enough) and a few other links thrown in for good measure. One of those links, however, was new to me: ReadToWriteStories.com. I’m […]
How often do we miss truth because we fixate on charity, compliance and political correctness? Too often.
Last year, I gave my my treasured Sandman TPBs to my (then 13YO) son. They sat on his bookshelf displayed and unread. It’s time for that to change. sj and the Booksluts are doing a group read of the whole series, so I am going to reclaim my book and see if I can get elder […]
Since some of us having been talking about smart, literary genre fiction, now seems like a good moment to point to the good folks at ChiZine as the finest example I know.
2013 has been the year when the craft of writing started to make sense for me. It’s been the year in which I proved to myself that I can write, even if I don’t write particularly well. Yet. Things are starting to come together. I am starting to see and feel how story works. It […]
Not all from 2013, but certainly loved by me in 2013.
Yesterday, Brett Savory posted this on Facebook. I wasn’t the only one who said “I need to have that on a t-shirt.” Selfish bastard that I am, I set up Cheffo’s Shirt Shoppe over on Skreened so I can order shirts that I want. If you want them too, please help yourself. I have set […]
Book trailers from some ChiZine books I have enjoyed. Loving these!