A reflection on my previous opinions on retellings
This month's writing topic is world building - one of my favourite parts of the process!
An introduction to the villain at the heart of my book.
When multi-POV is done right, written with care, it elevates a story, building emotional complexity as well as conflict. The White Queen (BBC) is a show that uses three different women to explore the Wars of the Roses.
What were your favourite books as a child? Books have always been a major part of my life, and World Book Day is the best day to squeal about beloved books
How can I both be struggling to pick up books I want to read and yet reading so many books?
Following on from last month's post about my story's premise and story focus, I'm back again with the February discussion from #RewriteItClub. If you want to know more about the year long project to delve into story, please click here. I'm still working on THE LANDS TOUCHED BY THE GRIFFINS' WINGS (aka GRIFFINS for short) … Continue reading Journey to a Polished Manuscript: February – Structure, Plot Points and Story Beats (RewriteItClub)
I love Shakespeare's history plays, but this re-imagining of England in the 1400s left me bored due to sloppy character work.
While it may contain one of the catchiest songs of the moment ("Toss a Coin to your Witcher), the way the Witcher was adapted for Netflix failed to initially engage me for three reasons.
I got friends to send me book covers, and then let my mind judge them! Book Tag created by Beth of BooksNest