When it comes to dangerous artifacts in a fictional setting, every writer faces at least two dilemmas: Why does everyone want this thing? Why is… Read More »Dangerous Artifacts and the Characters Who Love Them
We’ve all been there. One minute you’re minding your own business, and the next, a dangerous and coveted plot device tumbles into your hands. And… Read More »Plot Devices and Other Narrative Thickeners
The plight of the redhead is close to my heart. I was nine years old when Disney first released The Little Mermaid. It had a tremendous… Read More »A Redhead, You Say? Cue the Lovable, Quirky Hijinks!