Category Archives: Writing

Warm Bodies, Trump, Satire, and Isaac Marion

It’s my birthday! Yey! So, I thought I’d write about something near and dear to my heart:┬áSatire. So let’s get to the party! Isaac Marion, author of WARM BODIES, posted this Tweet about a month ago. (There’s actually a series. Check ’em out if you’re interested). For the rest of the article, I want you, […]

How to Describe a Character Without Describing a Character

When asked to describe a character, most people run-down a checklist of physical attributes. Height, hair color, eye color, wardrobe. These can be astute and concrete observations. Well written prose–that sadly glances off the reader’s psyche like a BB off an electrical transformer. (Yes, don’t ask why I had the bright idea of shooting BB’s […]