What Am I Trying to Say?

An Examination of Themes, Messages, and Armatures Every story should have some kind of message, theme, thrust, main point, etc.  You may consider the prior sentence as just an opinion, but hear what I have to say and then disagree, if … Continue reading

The Importance of Objects

Tangible objects are among the most important components of a powerful story.  An object can be anything and can represent anything.  It might be a treasure, an item of power, a symbol of doom, a testament of love, a secret of … Continue reading