First Draft Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments

Here's something all writers are familiar with. Other artists too, now that I think of it. When you look at the title, what do you think? First Draft Syndrome (FDS) is now an official medical diagnosis, because I say it is! Reading an affected First Draft can cause the following symptoms: In the writer Feelings … Continue reading First Draft Syndrome: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments

Immortal Characters: Better to Live Forever than Die Young?

Everyone loves the idea of immortality, right? Never having to worry about getting sick or deteriorating like everyone else does. You'll look young and pretty forever. Sure, you might still be able to be killed via violence, depending on the type of immortality we're talking about, but it's still a pretty sweet deal. Of course, … Continue reading Immortal Characters: Better to Live Forever than Die Young?