On Process: The Fortress of Solitude

On Process: The Fortress of Solitude

I’m probably about to get controversial, again. Pour yourselves a drink. Last one in, watch the door. I want to talk today about writing spaces. Primarily, because I just finished building mine, and goddammit, it’s amazing. We had a spare room behind the...
Voice Redux: Tears of a Clone

Voice Redux: Tears of a Clone

I was talking with another author about voice versus point of view, and she suggested that I put this in a blog post, so here goes. I want to talk about POV. Again. My understanding is that what I’m about to tell you isn’t even taught in some university writing...
Talking Tools: Writing Basics

Talking Tools: Writing Basics

This started out as a forum post on Mythic Scribes, but a few days later the exact same issue came up on KBoards: “You guys always say ‘study the craft,’ but what does that mean, exactly?” I have had the following conversation with so many...