Through Whose Point of View Are You Seeing Life?

One of the most common issues I encounter in editing fiction is maintaining a consistent point of view. It is tempting for authors to want to include readers in every interesting thought and perspective that is happening with each character. The author may want the reader to know the angst that is gripping Julie while … Read moreThrough Whose Point of View Are You Seeing Life?

A Zefram by Any Other Name: The Importance of Names in Life and Fiction

“Come on out. It’s okay.” I tried to coax the furry creature from behind the recliner where he had taken refuge. What happened to that playful cat at the pet store? After twenty-five minutes of meowing on the way home, he had decided these new humans were nothing but no good strangers. My husband assured … Read moreA Zefram by Any Other Name: The Importance of Names in Life and Fiction