Romancing the Antagonists
Antagonists

Romancing the Antagonists

In the companion post, Enter: The Antagonist, no scratch that, Enter: The Antagonists, Plural, I talk about the 13 Antagonist Archetypes. Starting with Pure Evil and continuing to the Enemy Within, I explain who the different antagonists are and what they can do. Here, we are going to look at how we can romance these antagonists. This … Continue reading

A Reader Abroad
The Trials of Finding a Great Picture Book

A Reader Abroad

As an American abroad, I live a strangely dystopian life as a reader. I inhabit a land without bookstores. Well, not exactly devoid of them, but without shops selling books in my preferred language. No thrilling displays of the National Book, Newbery, or Caldecott winners. Not even of Britain’s medallists. Every English-language book in my … Continue reading