What I’m Reading

Green Lantern Can’t Be Gay, But Batwoman Can?

An article went by my Twitter stream the other day about Green Lantern being revealed as gay in the second issue of Earth 2. Earth 2 is a DC comic set in an alternate universe, where the writers get to create a completely different mythology with iconic characters. It’s a great “what if” concept to […]

The Hunger Games And Me

I recently read The Hunger Games and I loved it. The main reason being the fantastically awesome heroine, Katniss. As far as underdogs go, she’s one of the best. Extreme family situation? Check. Since her father’s death, she’s had to feed and take care of her severely depressed mother and her younger sister. Katniss is […]

And Now Doing Better #ROW80

Overall Goal: Figure out my writing process Goal Pieces: 1. Read more books in my genre. 2. Read more books on craft and apply the lessons to my writing. And in case you want the full story of why these are my goals, click here. Well, pretty much nailed all my goals for this update. […]

Exhausted #ROW80

Overall Goal: Figure out my writing process Goal Pieces: 1. Read more books in my genre. 2. Read more books on craft and apply the lessons to my writing. Didn’t do so well with my goals this week because I was at the New York Comic Con. My ticket’s still good for today, but I’m […]

Keep the Obstacle Course Out of Your Fiction #ROW80 Update

Overall Goal: Figure out my writing process Goal Pieces: 1. Read more books in my genre. 2. Read more books on craft and apply the lessons to my writing. This week I continued reading Techniques of the $elling Writer by Dwight V. Swain. I tend to read craft slower than fiction, so it’s nice to […]