The Problem of Evil, Part 1 – What It Is, and Whether It Is the Fault of Others or the Choice of the Villain

This article is the first in a three part series dealing with villains and evil, along with their uses in and their effects on a story. One of the most important things that an author should know in order to write good and even great stories, readers and future writers, is that evil in fact … Continue reading The Problem of Evil, Part 1 – What It Is, and Whether It Is the Fault of Others or the Choice of the Villain

The Four Types of Writing, Part Three: The Naturalist’s Path

This article is the third in a four part series which defines the four major types of fiction. Part three of this series is upon us at last! This time we are going to talk about the type of fiction I find most distasteful. After my somewhat harsh treatment of Realism, you might think that … Continue reading The Four Types of Writing, Part Three: The Naturalist’s Path