The Pleasure of Predictable Writing

We all love a good plot twist, don’t we? Being taken by surprise is a wonderful feeling when it’s done well in a book, movie, TV show, etc. We love it so much, in fact, that it’s being pushed as the norm. Plots are expected to have so many twists and turns that you struggleContinue reading “The Pleasure of Predictable Writing”

Perfect Writing Is Never Enough

Hello, faeries! I have an affinity for perfect grammar. I love when everything is played by the rules. Nothing soothes my soul more than when I read perfectly crafted sentences. Around the age of 17, I fell in love with grammar and slipped into the trap of believing that a novel/short story/poem with perfect grammarContinue reading “Perfect Writing Is Never Enough”

Love Isn’t A Perfect Practice

Hello, faeries and happy (almost) Valentine’s Day. I was once naive enough to think it possible to craft an entire novel without including love. The novel sputtered and choked but never came to life. Not until, that is, I surrendered my ego and created meaningful relationships.

If You Write, You Should Be Reading

Hello faeries! There is something that unite all of us here on this blog, something special. It’s at the heart of every adventurer and in the mind of everything explorer. It sits in our hands and in the reflection of our eyes as we look to our futures. It’s words.