Gah! Almost didn’t make it, this week. The holiday season is starting to take over (!)
K.M. Weiland offers a final lesson learned from writing Storming: how to choose the right point of view.
Nina Munteanu shares her thought on how to end your novel.
Lance Schaubert picks apart the axiom that there is nothing new under the sun in this post for Writer Unboxed: Old books > new books.
What’s the current Donald Maass is writing about on Writer Unboxed? . . . and the greatest of these is hope.
What Cathy Yardley learned from writing erotica. Writer Unboxed.
Junot Diaz shares his MIT writing class syllabi with Open Culture.
CBC Books presents its winter reading recommendations.
How the literary class system is impoverishing literature. Literary Hub.
Air New Zealand’s epic flight safety video:
Futurity examines science fiction’s lasting obsession with Mars.
J.J. Abrams actually said that Star Wars was always a boys’ thing. That toe jam taste good?
Phil and I are enjoying Jessica Jones. Here are a few posts about the show:
- Jessica Jones has given viewers the best live-action villain so far. i09.
- What rape apologists need to learn from Jessica Jones. Tor.com.
- Jessica Jones is a primer on gaslighting and how to protect yourself against it. Tor.com.
Suffering from #droughtlander ? Here’s a trailer for you to drool over. E!Online.
See you on Thoughty Thursday!