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Lady Katsa (Graceling)

Usually, I know which heroine I want to write about next. Most of the ones I have written about have been rather well known as well as the main characters of the stories (well, in Annabeth and Hermione’s cases….close enough) This week, however, I have struggled to figure out who I wanted to write about next. 832 more words


The January Author interview. Revenge. A dish best served as masquerade



SO….today we do indeed have a very special guest. Jane Hunt is not only a champion writer, she is a champion of other writers as you’ll see from her social media. 1,072 more words


Anime Heroines to Root For: Yona of the Dawn / Akatsuki no Yona

I’m updating my “Anime Heroines to Root For” list with two new characters from last season’s crop of anime: Kohina from Gugure! Kokkuri-san and Yona from… 2,415 more words


In Search of the Elusive Antagonist

Are bad guys becoming extinct?

Are villains on the endangered species list?

Have writers forgotten the meaning of “antagonist?”

Why is it so difficult for neophyte writers these days to invent and design a story antagonist? 521 more words

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Literary Ladies

So this is kinda linked to a new series that I’m starting up called ‘Literary Ladies.’ I’m talking about women in literature, both fictional and real, and about what made them quite so awesome. 349 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Top 9 Female Characters in Literature

Some books I like for their clever plots or unexpected denouements, others for their dazzling narratives. But the books I cherish are those with memorable characters, especially heroines. 663 more words