Theme When Writing A Story

Theme When Writing A Story

There are dozens of books and websites dedicated to the discussion of theme and what it is and isn’t. Theme is one of those components that often gets overlooked, despite the fact that it is the glue that holds a story together! So, what is theme? Well, quite...
5 Mistakes Of New Fiction Writers

5 Mistakes Of New Fiction Writers

However many books on writing we read, and however many novels we have consumed in our genre, there are still things that we get wrong as new novelists. I know I fall into these traps. I also reviewed a friend’s manuscript the other day and found myself telling...
Coming Together

Coming Together

The world’s first-known major gathering of disparate peoples took place twelve thousand years ago in a place called Göbekli Tepe. Hunter-gatherers, these peoples had not yet discovered agriculture and had not yet begun to settle in small towns. We do not know exactly...