In various Facebook writing groups, I’ve seen people ask several times why non-native English speakers decide to use it as their fiction language of choice.
There is nothing wrong with the “pantsing” approach. Getting everything out of your brain and onto the page can be a valuable step in the
Love the fantastical worlds of sci-fi and fantasy? Grab a cup of your favorite beverage and check out this interview with Teri Polen, one of
This is the third installment in my series about purple prose and strategies for editing it out of your writing. You can read this one
This is the second installment of a series on the causes and fixes for purple prose. If you missed the first post, it’ll help if
My general approach to both writing and editing is less is definitely more. I like tight writing that doesn’t waste any ink or a reader’s