Is There a Right Way to Write a Novel?

I recently found myself reading an article on the web. It purported to reveal the correct way to write a novel. I am immediately distrustful of anyone who insists that there is only one correct way of doing anything. I believe I have some good empirical evidence to back this up. Before committing to [...]

2020-02-05T20:55:20+00:00December 12th, 2019|Fiction Writing|

Writing vs. Storytelling

I shared some interesting correspondence with a friend recently. We’re in our late sixties now, but he and I met in college in the 1970’s where we were both English Literature and Creative Writing majors. We also played a lot of pick-up basketball back then. He lives in New York, and I live in [...]

2020-02-05T20:57:31+00:00December 4th, 2019|Fiction Writing|