Just tell a goddamn story

Another writing post from the indefatigable Caleb J. Ross… — PJ Just Tell a Goddamn Story It’s been my experience that new and veteran writers alike would often do well to circumnavigate classically learned fiction processes entirely and instead focus on one universally important guideline: tell a goddamn story. By graduation, any university-trained fiction writer…

A note on the tragedy of children in fiction

I just googled “children artwork” and this was one of the first results: It’s roughly what you’d expect. Colors and stick figures, a sun with rays that look like hairs, flowers all facing a single direction. I’ve never looked into it, but I wonder how much anyone’s ever taken the time to analyze the most…