Category Archives: Writing

Cross-Post: Story 1/52

Here’s a new story just published by one of us. In honor of our upcoming Short Stories Webcast, I’ve decided to plunge back into my project of writing a story a week for at least a year. Please check it … Continue reading

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The Abruptness of Storytelling

This is a cross-post from The Unicorn Blues. Lately I’ve been thinking about different ways you can tell a story, and how abrupt tonal shifts and/or endings shouldn’t always be considered flaws. No matter what kind of story you’re telling, … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary Feature

Cross-posted from Stark Writing Mad: Today, 22 November 2013, is the 50th anniversary of the death of an important figure in 20th century history, especially amongst the English-speaking people. His work and writing has influenced countless people around the planet, … Continue reading

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Novel Writing as TV Competition

Originally posted on Karavansara:
And so the Italian state TV, RAI, decided to do what everybody said would be a bad idea – a talent show for writers. They gathered 5000 “aspiring writers”, who submitted 5000 manuscripts, and then they…

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WtF a Fantasy Podcast #17 – NaNoWriMo Special

Last night on the broadcast we talked about National Novel Writing Month! We discussed our history and past experiences with NaNoWriMo as well as some of the fun things to get involved in within the NaNo community. We also talked … Continue reading

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Massive Post of NaNoWriMo Awesomeness

Every autumn since 2005, I’ve spent preparing (or sometimes scrambling last minute) for the start of November, and the beginning of National Novel Writing Month. For those of you that don’t know, NaNoWriMo is a challenge to write a novel … Continue reading

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New (to Me) Blog: The Days and Nights of kashmirgirl1976

I discovered this blog this evening, after she discovered us. She has a nice write-up this month of horror movies, and I recommend checking it out. Though I’m not sure I can trust her… she says that there might be … Continue reading

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