What they are, how to make them, and some I made!
I talk a little about my inspiration for the first book in the Wolf Point series over on the Hitchhikers page, but as I continue the series I feel the need to talk about an inspiration that has actually helped me to build the world of the Wolf Point series. One day, I was looking … Continue reading inspirations: wolf point
This week I am examining the common formula for a story about demon possession, using the following 5 movies: Start with a young woman, just hitting puberty. The Exorcist: Regan is a 12-year-old girl The Exorcism of Emily Rose: Emily is college-aged young woman The Last Exorcism: Nell is a teenage girl The Possession: … Continue reading the Possession Story formula
Most of the time, TV is a huge distraction for my writing. But other times, television can inspire action. I usually end up sitting at my sewing machine when I watch "Project Runway." It's something about those designers sewing an entire outfit in a matter of hours that makes me feel guilty about that dress … Continue reading Television as inspiration
When I was a teenager I had a file that I labelled "inspiration." It contained articles about authors who had been published as teens. And as I grew older and I added more articles to the folder, I hoped that my competitive streak would flare up and get me writing. The first article I put … Continue reading “inspiration”