How Half-Remembered Childhood Memories Got Me Into Writing

This post is going to be a bit different, but I've been wanting to talk about this for a while now. I know that most people consider pastimes and hobbies to be wastes of time. I'm here to prove why that isn't necessarily the case, and the story is twofold. When I was younger, my … Continue reading How Half-Remembered Childhood Memories Got Me Into Writing

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The Danger of Too Stupid To Live

Whenever I read a story with a hero or heroine who does something stupid, I instantly lose respect for them. It's usually a sign of bad or lazy writing. The author couldn't make such-and-such happen plausibly so they make the characters just go through with it.  Except, that breaks a big rule of good fiction: … Continue reading The Danger of Too Stupid To Live