The wonderful, amazing, illustrious, cookie-flinging Kenzie recently started a new writing tag and I'M ALL ON BOARD *pulls train whistle* The Jolly Genre Jubilee is all about (you guessed it) GENRE. First some housekeeping: RULES & REGULATIONS thank the blogger who tagged you, and leave a link back to their blogleave a link back to … Continue reading THE JOLLY GENRE JUBILEE: A WRITING TAG
As I started writing my Beowulf retelling back in October, I had a question about one of my antagonists. "Can't he just be a plain, evil villain? Like, he was never a good guy just always evil? Just be an evil being?" And I decided: Why not? Now, I have other antagonists, those of whom … Continue reading Villains: Why Not Just Plain Evil?
I write mostly fantasy. *notices piles of sci-fi manuscripts* *notices piles of old horse stories from my younger days.*(let's try this again). I write fantasy, among other things. There's a lot to learn about the genre, world building and all that glam. My beginnings with writing it were a bit...rough? Cliche? To continue last week's … Continue reading Things I Didn’t Know About Writing Fantasy