Dialogue: Say it Shorter

Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Today we talk about dialogue and one way to make it better.

Theme: The Ring…and the Pants

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Sometimes a novel’s theme emerges most clearly in an actual physical item that appears and reappears.

Theme: Roads In

Monday, January 2nd, 2017

The strongest books, the ones that stick with us, have multiple ways that the core theme is expressed. Here are ways to do that.

Theme: Casting Shadows

Monday, December 26th, 2016

Sometimes the way to get theme into your novel is to stop worrying about it.

The Theme for Today…is Theme.

Sunday, December 18th, 2016

Today we’re going to talk about theme, why it’s important and one way to get it into your novel.