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Helping Writers Become Authors

Jun 27, 2022

If your story suffers from cardboard characters, it probably also suffers from plot contrivances. Good news: if you fix one, you fix both.


Feb 21, 2022

Creating an amazing supporting cast that can offer important relationship dynamics in fiction will also help develop your protagonist.


Oct 11, 2021

The archetypal antagonists for the Mage Arc often manifest subtly--not  in obvious "evil," but in an ordinary person's weakness.


Oct 4, 2021

The archetypal antagonists for the Crone Arc are represented as a Death Blight and as the subtle Tempter who would lure her from the Truth.


Sep 27, 2021

The archetypal antagonists for the King Arc are the Cataclysm and the Rebel, both of which challenge the King to culminate his rule.