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Year One: Complete the First Draft of a Novel-Length Piece of Fiction

This morning I settled on my first year’s task: complete the first draft of a novel-length piece of fiction.

I’ve started novels before. And novellas. And short stories. 514 more words

Portrait of a Villain

Today I’d like to talk about Evil. Actually, let’s not forget some other important qualities our villains have… Hatred. Corruption. That dark and fetid poison of the soul that leads one to the lowest levels of depravity. 992 more words


Inside Out - Review

For this post, I thought I’d do something a little different.  I wanted to take a literary peek at Inside Out, the Disney-Pixar movie. 589 more words