Authentic Writing

Introduction  A few days ago, my Grandfather dropped my brother off at my home. He is one of those grandfathers who wears white jeans, tennis shoes, and pastel colored sweaters over his tennis shirts.  My Grandfather is both classy and progressive. Along with his avid interest in jazz music, his reading list has Japenese Haiku … More Authentic Writing

Why You Should Use Aesthetics in Your Stories

Introduction:  What is the difference between movies and books? Both tell stories, and both convey meanings. Movies have the wonderful gift of visual art. They show dazzling pictures of oceans, city lights, dances, quiet castles, etc. Books, on the other hand, must describe and show everything through words. They must feed your imagination.  However, both … More Why You Should Use Aesthetics in Your Stories

Why You Should use Myers Briggs for Discovering Your Characters

Introduction Across the world, writers search for the best way to portray three-dimensional characters. Unfortionetly, a big mistake that young writers make is to simply assign a few quirky traits to them. I was caught into this trap when I first started writing. What makes a character compelling is not their interests but their weaknesses … More Why You Should use Myers Briggs for Discovering Your Characters