It's about time any of my writer companions out there who haven't heard of Writing Monsters yet, did. And that they go ahead and pick up a copy.
The Marbury Lens, by Andrew Smith, is perfect if you're looking for something a little bit dark, a little bit literary, and a little bit fantasy.
I love regularly reading tips and advice articles in certain subjects — particularly writing and publishing. I don’t always need the information right then, but I know that it’ll eventually come in handy. Or at least, I hope it will. I know there are a lot of other people out there who feel the same… Continue reading Wednesday links: Critique groups and writing monsters
(Note: This recommendation was first published in September of 2013. You can see the original version here.) Let me start this off with a disclaimer: It's been a few years since I last read Pure, by Julianna Baggott. It's a testament to the book, however, that I still remember it well enough to write this… Continue reading Updated book recommendation: Pure, by Julianna Baggott
I have a soft spot for multi-POV novels. I like getting more than one perspective of a plot, and I like providing more than one when I write. That said, the story needs to call for it, or the multi-POV aspect won't work. From what I can tell of Kaelan Rhywiol's Ilavani, the story definitely… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Ilavani, by Kaelan Rhywiol