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Class Notes 4/7: Still No Headway

At this point, it looks like everyone in class is making a movie for their adaptation, except for this one group that is making a board game. 149 more words

Class Notes

Class Notes 3/31: Genre

Today we talked at length in class about a reading on genre theory by Deborah Dean. She writes about several characteristics of genre, but the big take-away for me was that genre is not a fixed thing. 381 more words

Class Notes

Genres in World Building

Genres of World Building

Fantasy, Science Fiction, and More


Epic Fantasy

When you’re writing epic or high fantasy, it’s good to remember the conventions that are out there, and then smash them to bits. 1,525 more words

General World Building

The Myth of the Mashup Novel

A piece on Writer’s Digest by Paul Cicchini, the author of Godsmackeddiscusses the mashup novel and the potential they have. A mashup is a newer genre that defies genre. 202 more words


Circle of Love - Take 2

Circle of Love – Take 2
By: -ssiihee-
Genre: Romance, angst, family
Rate: PG 15
Main cast: Choi Siwon, Cho Kyuhyun, Cho Jinra (OC)

Disclaimer: Cerita ini punya saya, jika ada kesamaan dalam hal tokoh, cerita dan sebagainya dikarenakan faktor yang tidak di sengaja. 3,353 more words


Navigating the Young Adult Market

Young adult author Elana K. Arnold (“Splendor,” Burning” and “Sacred”) will speak about the genre and how to succeed in it at the Southern California Writers Association monthly meeting. 50 more words