Like that one guy said: Good writers borrow, great writers steal. Welcome to the place where all things have been lifted, looted, and otherwise pilfered…Remember, possession is 9/10s of the law.
Something you’ll notice very quickly when you read Pratchett is that, for a lot of his books, he doesn’t stay in one place long. Pratchett likes to skip around POVs. The question is, why? (Jenny may chime in on this one, because this bouncing… Continue Reading “Quick Change Artist”
Recently, in the critiques I’ve been giving for my writers group, I’ve taken to pointing out that we, as a group, don’t generally use scene breaks. (Have you ever noticed you start pointing out bits and pieces in other people’s writing that you think you might need in… Continue Reading “Scene Breaks: Martin Doesn’t Do ’em”