Tag Archive | vampire

A New Marketing Rule I Think I Just Made Up

Even if I didn’t, it worth mentioning. We all know about the power of word of mouth, that wonderful form of advertising where a friend tells another friend to buy something. For me, it’s the primary way I buy anything. There are far too many options and not enough time to vet them all. Once […]

Dog Days Are Over #ROW80 Update

My Goal: Read two chapters of Story Engineering a day until I finish it. Test my grasp of those lessons on my WIP and short stories. I’m still in the character section of Story Engineering. The last part I read had to with plot vs. subplot vs. subtext. I sort of get it. I understand […]

Remembering Regarding Henry

Last Thursday I blogged about some movies that influenced my heroes journey, one of them being Regarding Henry. I was always thought of it as a pretty well known movie, but maybe I was projecting my own love for it. The more I thought about it, the more I realized how large an influence it […]

My Training as an Engineer Thus Far #ROW80 Update

My Goal: Read two chapters of Story Engineering a day until I finish it. Test my grasp of those lessons on my WIP and short stories. Things are still very GOOD. I’ve kept up with my reading of Story Engineering. Right now I’m in a large section breaking down character into three specific dimensions which […]

Represent #ROW80 Update

Okay, I’m going to be adjusting my goals. Let me explain. I’m in the last three or four chapters of my book and I’ve been getting writing done towards them. Writing I like. Mighty writing. Some days are tougher than others, but that’s par for the course especially for a newbie like me. Despite my […]