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Conveying Emotion

Yesterday I reviewed Rebecca York’s Ghost Moon, and it got me to thinking about how writers convey emotion to their readers. One truism I’ve seen repeated by a handful of romance & erotica writers is that if the writer isn’t

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Series Titles

I recently started reading & reviewing titles from J.D. Robb/Nora Roberts’s ‘in death’ series, starting with a random book in the middle, going back to the first book, and then leaping forward to the most recent release. Each book in

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"The Novelist's Notebook," Laurie Henry

If this book has any flaw at all, it is that, for roughly $19 (according to the book cover), you’ll probably only find a couple dozen pages with material that will work for you over and over again, and many of these techniques have been covered in plenty of other books.

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