Not All About Length

It’s not the size, but what you do with it that counts. Alright you lot, get your minds out of the gutter. I don’t want to talk about that today, but rather story length. Stories come in all shapes and … Continue reading

Unruly Characters

No one is as unruly as Bugs and Daffy. I was recently reminded of this clip on AbsoluteWrite. I’ve seen that particular Bugs Bunny/Daffy Duck skit before, but I had never considered it in the context of being a writer. … Continue reading

New Beginnings in Egypt

A rare current-events post. First, I have to apologize for the lack of a blog post on Wednesday. It’s been a bit of a hectic week in the Bookewyrme household. I remembered approximately Thursday evening as I was headed to … Continue reading

Even Shakespeare Needed an Editor

Too bad he didn’t have one. If you pay any attention to my “Currently Reading” status at the bottom of each post, you may have noticed a succession of Shakespearean plays lately. I recently acquired (read: shamelessly stole from my … Continue reading

World of Warcraft Stories

Another time-suck, in the theme of last Wednesday’s post. There is a game called World of Warcraft, an MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game). You’ve probably at least heard of it, and there’s a decent chance you’ve played it at … Continue reading