Snowflake Method

With my first novel, Things Grak Hates, I wrote a rough outline then spit out the first draft using the stream of consciousness method. That…

Reality has shadows

I love the opening credit sequence on Black Sails. It uses alabaster and bronze sculptures to show an intricate pirate scene. Two…

LOTR v. Potter

Last week I posted about the difference between secondary belief and suspension of disbelief. This week I want to bring…