What happens in your story?

And who is making it happen? Linda’s blog August 24th Over the past 20+ years I’ve been teaching creative writing, I’ve found there’s one type of story that tends to crop up time and again. It’s where the main character (the protagonist) isn’t the one directing the action. They are passive protagonists. I often usedContinue reading “What happens in your story?”

Something a bit different!

August 3rd Linda’s blog In recent blogs, I’ve been suggesting what I hope are some interesting ideas for broadening your writing skills, like trying different genres. This week, I’d like to talk about ANTHROPOMORPHISM. Such a long word for what Walt Disney in particular excelled at! ANTHROPOMORPHISM is a literary device which attributes human characteristicsContinue reading “Something a bit different!”