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Why do we enjoy reading mysteries so much?  It’s an interesting question to consider and that’s just what I did recently.  I gave […]
Setting is a story’s time and place. You cannot have a story without setting. Setting grounds the entire narrative.  In books, setting can […]
There are four major types of mysteries.  Within each category, there are sub-categories (like paranormal or historical). A mystery must have certain elements […]
Scroll Down to Watch the YouTube on this topic or to listen to the Podcast! Have you ever thought about the opening scenes […]
As a teacher, there are some topics I find so fun to teach. The Hero’s Journey is one of those topics.    Joseph […]
When you think of a scene, consider starting with a wide angle lens first. Capture the bigger setting. Once you’ve done that, you […]
Would you be surprised to learn that all writers suffer from doubts and fears and insecurities? It’s true. I’ve written and have had […]
Everybody lives somewhere. When we look back on our childhood home, it’s common to feel uninspired by it. After all, it was jut […]