Writers are always told they need a great concept, but what if your story problems lie in a concept that's too great? Let me explain.
Tag: Story Conflict
The Problem With Modern Filmmaking
Cinema is not what it used to be. The problem with modern filmmaking.
Please Stop Putting Spoilers In Book Blurbs
Whenever I buy a book, I look at the blurb first. Point is - they matter. So, please, can you stop with the spoilers?
When Do Writers Go Too Far?
Every writer knows a story needs conflict. Audiences and readers tend to agree, but sometimes conflict can go too far.
Don’t Worry About ‘Strong Female Characters.’
In a world where a woman showing her breasts is somehow pro-feminist and anti-feminist at the same time, it’s easy to see why any writer would stress over their female characters.