On Friendship

Most of the posts here are writing advice. Once in a while I have a lot more to say, so I dedicate a page to it. I lost a really good friend yesterday and have…

Finish Line

At Story’s End

This is the third part in a series of posts on story structure. For more information see the posts: In the Beginning In the Middle There comes a point in every story to wrap things…

Mountain climber at sunset.

In the Middle

This is the second in a three-part series on structure. For more information, see: In the Beginning At Story's End In the Beginning dealt with the critical first act of your story. This post picks…

In The Beginning…

This is the first in a three-part series on story structure. For more information, see: In the Middle At Story's End I know, you've heard a good opening is critical to keep the reader going.…