Canceled Favorites

Posted May 17 2012 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

I’ve been hearing for the last week or so about shows that are being canceled and those that are being renewed for next season, and I’m a little depressed. A bunch of shows that I decided to try (many of which I like) are being canceled. Some of the cancellations are not surprising, like NYC […]

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Friday Favorites – Romance, Writing, & Good TV

Posted Feb 17 2012 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

As you know, this week was Valentine’s Day and there were lots of great posts on the meaning of the holiday and love and good stuff like that. But there was so much more than Valentine’s Day. Romance and Writing: August McLaughlin did wrap-up from her Beauty of a Women Blogfest. In addition, she wrote […]

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Plot vs. Character

Posted Jan 26 2012 in , , , , , , ,

Obviously you need both character and plot for a story to be any good. It’s not that one is better than another. If there is more emphasis on one over the other, it’s simply a different kind of story. When I used to teach creative writing, I explained this to my students in the following […]

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