There’s been a fascinating moment happening on Twitter as relates to advice on writing. Really as relates to advice on advice. … More Advice on (Writing) Advice
During the next six weeks, while this year’s Odyssey Workshop class toils, those of us who aren’t this year’s lucky contestants can play along at home with an unofficial writing challenge … … More The Odyssey Challenge
The clearest explanation of the differences between fantasy and surrealism I’ve yet to see comes from Ursula K. Le Guin’s essay “The Critics, the Monsters, and the Fantasists.” … More 3 Steps to Tell Surrealism from Fantasy Fiction
Thankfully, the definition of speculative fiction simple: Speculative fiction is any storytelling possessing elements that aren’t feasible based on modern technology or elements that cannot be explained by modern science. … More What Is ‘Speculative Fiction’ and How Do We Define It?