Tag Archives: YA

Three Things to Know When You’re Naming All the Fantasy Things

currently playing on my iPod: Trustful Hands by The Dø So you’re writing Fantasy. Woo hoo! Now to have a blast making up crazy-sounding rackety mack à la Tolkein— STOP. Slow your dragon, darling. Great Fantasy isn’t merely going willy-nilly … Continue reading

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Did you check your manuscript for…1 + 1 = 1/2?

currently playing on my iPod: Sprawl II by Arcade Fire During this post and the following two, I’m going to chat about using some fantabulous books on craft to check your manuscript. Today we shall dive into Renni Browne and … Continue reading

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