Writing Non-Human Characters

Unsurprisingly, humans make up the vast majority of characters in works of fiction such as books, movies, video games. After all, we’re all humans (or at least most of us are) and we like reading stories about people they can identify with and put themselves in a position to imagine themselves as the characters they love. However,…

A Memory of Light and Payoff (no spoilers)

(Just as a note, there might be spoilers for Mass Effect 3, but there will be NO spoilers from A Memory of Light.) (I feel like I rambled a bit in this, but I think I got my point across, and I hope you find it useful.) In recent months, more than one series I loved have…

Continuations

(I think the title relates to this post, but I mostly liked how it follows my first post.) This past November, I made a serious NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, if anyone hasn’t heard of it before) attempt for the first time, another first from past year which I forgot to mention in my Beginnings…

Beginnings

“For everything there is a first time,” –Spock, in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan As 2012 winds down (only about an hour left here in NYC as of writing this), it’s a good time to reflect on the year that was. And this year was full of beginnings for me. I changed schools,…