Making Motivations Count

One of the biggest pet peeves of mine when reading a book or even watching TV or a movie is when something unbelievable happens. There’s nothing worse than instinctively yelling “Oh, come on!”. Sometimes this happens because of some wacky plot point...

Lessons from Bronycon

warning: contains ponies Hello, everypony! Greetings from Baltimare! I was lucky enough to spend the weekend as my ponysona, Star Chaser, at the world’s largest My Little Pony convention. (That’s her over to the side.) Mostly, I had fun, but I also spent...

When are reviews for writers?

The short answer to this question is: never. There’s a longer answer too, one I’ll explore in this post. Reviews are generally written by readers for readers and should be ignored by the author, but there are also reviews that may offer critical analysis that can be...