You wizards are all the same. You speak nonsense while making wise and meaningful faces. – The Witcher
Ley is an editor and author of action/suspense novels.
My heart tells me that Gollum has some part to play in it, for good or evil, before this is over. The pity of Bilbo may rule the fate of many. – J.R.R. Tolkien
I became a writer not principally because I’m in love with the idea of being a writer, but I’m in love with the idea of entertainment. I just want to entertain people. – Lee Child
All worthy work is open to interpretations the author did not intend. Art isn’t your pet – it’s your kid. It grows up and talks back to you. – Joss Whedon
The world is full of obvious things which nobody by any chance ever observes. – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Word count is a fickle thing. Brandon Sanderson’s Oathbringer weighs in at a hefty 460,000 words. John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men is barely 30,000. There are stories across all genres that span from a few hundred to several hundred-thousand words.
Plotters. Pantsers. Plantsers, even. As Harry Potter fans sort themselves into Hogwarts houses, many writers sort themselves into a few different writing styles. Sometimes you’ll… Read More »Plotters and Pantsers: Why Most Authors are Both
Dialogue is not just quotation. It is grimaces, pauses, adjustments of blouse buttons, doodles on a napkin, and crossings of legs. – Jerome Stern
Be undeniably good. No marketing effort or social media buzzword can be a substitute for that.- Anthony Volodkin