Writing

Crafting a Story: Lessons Learned From Big Hero 6

First time I saw the film, I cried. I mean, who wouldn’t? Tadashi? Baymax? Tears! Tears! Then when it kept...

How Not to Get Frustrated This Year

How Not to Get Frustrated This Year

When I quit my job, I decided to pursue online writing. I was like a newborn baby chick. The world...

What’s in a Name? Gender and Expectations, That’s What

What’s in a Name? Gender and Expectations, That’s What

I’m late to the party as always. I just found out, while browsing through scores of blog posts about writing...

Make a Specific Outline – Just Not Too Specific

Make a Specific Outline – Just Not Too Specific

Know that feeling like you need to jot down every scene in your head because it sounds so cool, and...

My Main Character is Flat and Dead

My Main Character is Flat and Dead

I’m writing a friggin’ horror story, but before the first dead body, there’s already a casualty: my main character. Sometimes,...