rules, shmules

If you are a writer and you haven’t yet checked out Pixar’s 22 Rules of Storytelling, click here. Very interesting, thought-provoking, and (I hope) useful for getting out of a writing funk. A few of the rules that stick out for me: #1: You admire a character for trying more than for their successes. #5: … More rules, shmules

goodnight, New York

Because we live in the future, I am writing and posting this while on a bus between New York and Boston. We just sat immobile in Connecticut for about 20 minutes, no big deal, but at least the internet never went out. My weekend lurking at SCBWI was absolutely fantastic. My friends are brilliant and … More goodnight, New York