Tag Archives: POV

#amwriting: What about Point of View?

We’ve all heard the standard “There’s First Person, Third Person Omniscient, but most genre fiction is written in Limited Third Person. Don’t mix them and — whatever you do — don’t write in Second Person.” Allow me to let my freak flag fly: I LOVE (lovelovelovelove) reading (well-written) Second Person. Stuff like BRIGHT LIGHTS BIG CITY or […]

POV with an impaired character

Last year, I started writing a short story about a woman facing a life or death situation as a result of a natural disaster. The premise, which would only be revealed in the end, was that this woman was actually enduring her daily commute to work and that the natural disaster was a crippling anxiety. […]