This is the first in a series of little pieces I want to do about San Jenaro, the setting for my San Jenaro series of vampire novels, Blood Flow being the first. Basically, I'm going to use these pieces to explore a little bit about the neighborhoods of San Jenaro. This is the kind of... Continue Reading →
Show don't tell is good writing advice. But I think it's important to obliquely refer to things as well, even if those things don't matter.
What do you do if you're writing two characters that share the same name, in the same scene? Here's a few thoughts on how you can approach it.
When you sit down to write your sequel, the first thing you write probably isn't the best content for your sequel's first chapter.